Jon Neiditz co-leads the Cybersecurity, Privacy and Data Governance Practice at knowledge asset protection law firm Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP, and is listed as one of the Best Lawyers in America® in both Information Management Law and Privacy and Data Security Law, a 2016 “Cybersecurity Trailblazer” by the National Law Journal, and (more questionably) as the 82nd most influential person in the world in data security. One of the first lawyers to focus broadly on data governance and knowledge asset protection, Jon helps clients anticipate and obviate information risks, appropriately monetize information, comply with information laws, and contain, prevent harm from, and obtain coverage for incidents.

Twitter: @jonneiditz

Examples of Jon’s work include:

Daily Electronic Papers
The #InformationStrategyNews
#Privacy #DataBreach #Infosec News - Paper
The Borg #mHealth #eHealth News Resistance is futile... – Paper
The #LegalEthics & #Innovation News - Paper

Professional & Community Activities

Board of Advisors, Privacy + Security Forum

Co-Chair, ITechLaw Data Protection Committee

Privacy & Consumer Protection Editorial Advisory Board, Law360 Privacy

Editorial Board, eHealth Law & Policy


  • Yale Law School, J.D.
  • Dartmouth College, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia (1998)
  • Connecticut (1986)

Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

The joy of deep, focused, caring, productive and sometimes funny collaboration with clients and colleagues, with elegant, disruptively inexpensive results.

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Jon Neiditz

Experience Highlights

Global outside privacy counsel
General service as global outside privacy counsel to leading manufacturers, financial services organizations, retailers and benefits administrators. more
Cybersecurity Strategy & Contracts
Assisted high-profile advocacy organizations, business services organizations and law firms to make their infrastructure more secure, including more
Privacy and security protection related to human resources software
Negotiated privacy and security protections on behalf of a global insurance conglomerate, a global logistics company and a global manufacturer in more
Privacy & Security for Biotechnology, Health Apps & Health Portals
Helped numerous medical device manufacturers, mobile health care apps and many types of shared health information portals address health care privacy more