Venable's Chairman and a thought leader in privacy, marketing, advertising, e-commerce, and Internet law. Represents media, communications, information services, financial services, advertising, and retail companies. Serves as lead counsel in FTC and state consumer protection authority investigations. Represents companies in a broad range of federal and state laws governing email, telemarketing, privacy, children’s privacy, data security, and breach notification. Represents clients in testimony before Congress, congressional investigations, and crisis management situations.