Founder, Managing Attorney
Forrester's Security Forum EMEA 2012
Françoise Gilbert is the Founder and Managing Attorney of the IT Law Group, a niche law firm that focuses on information privacy and security, cloud computing, and data governance. Ms. Gilbert is also the author of the two-volume treatise Global Privacy and Security Law (WoltersKluwer Publishers), which analyzes the data protection laws of 65 countries on all continents.
Ms. Gilbert was rated a "top privacy expert" in the recent Computerworld survey, Best Privacy Advisers, published in January 2011, and was named an "attorney who matters" by Ethisphere in the field of privacy and security. For several years, she has been recognized by the prestigious Chambers USA and Chambers Global as one of the world's leading lawyers in the field of information privacy and security. She also regularly earns accolades from The Best Lawyers in America, Who's Who in E-Commerce, and Who's Who Global in the areas of information technology and data privacy and security.