IRVINE, CA—Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that Christina Gagnier has joined the Firm as a Partner in its Orange County office.
Christina Gagnier is an experienced technology lawyer whose practice focuses on cybersecurity and privacy, blockchain technology, international regulatory affairs, technology transactions, and intellectual property. She is a nationally recognized thought leader on laws governing online harassment and has served on notable committees studying technological issues, including the Federal Communication Commission’s Consumer Advisory Committee.
Christina advises clients on emerging legal and policy issues such as AdTech, artificial intelligence, biometrics, Internet of Things, and the ever-changing area of consumer privacy law. Her work includes crafting company compliance strategies and employee training to support compliance, as well as assisting clients with privacy and technology due diligence in M&A transactions. Additionally, Christina handles matters involving consumer protection law compliance and data breach investigation and management.
“We are delighted to welcome Christina to the Firm,” said Bill Capps, Chair of the Corporate Department. “Her impressive background and breadth of knowledge make her a terrific resource for our clients.”
Christina received her J.D. from the University of San Francisco School of Law, her M.P.A. from USC, and her B.A. from UC Irvine. She served as a member of the California attorney general’s Cyber Exploitation Task Force and was designated as a subject matter expert on cyber exploitation for California’s Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training. Outside her practice, Christina is an adjunct professor at the University of California, Irvine School of Law, where she serves as clinical faculty for the Intellectual Property, Arts, and Technology Clinic.
About JMBM’s Corporate Department
JMBM’s Corporate lawyers bring a practical business emphasis to clients’ issues. We represent buyers and sellers in a wide variety of mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and recapitalizations; represent small, medium and large public and private companies in financings, securities and commercial matters. Our lawyers are adept at representing middle market enterprises in all industries and sectors and we are committed to helping our clients maximize their advantages and make deals more profitable.
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP is a full-service law firm committed to providing clients with outstanding results. From our offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles and Orange County, we serve our clients’ needs worldwide across multiple industries and practices, including corporate, real estate, securities, labor, litigation, intellectual property and finance. For more information about our attorneys and our services, visit www.jmbm.com.