Known for giving practical and actionable legal advice, Adrienne counsels clients on the many complex aspects of privacy and data management matters.
Her extensive background includes experience with issues relating to the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), and the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), as well as privacy programs and cyber security issues.
Prior to joining Michael Best, Adrienne served as the in-house lead attorney in privacy and data protection at CUNA Mutual Group. She also served as Associate General Counsel at Land’s End, Inc., where she managed litigation, counseled the company on internal legal matters and negotiated and drafted a variety of transactional agreements. Previously, she was a member of the commercial litigation practices of two international business law firms, and began her career as a Judicial Law Clerk in United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
A noted thought leader, Adrienne has spoken on topics relating to methods and practices for managing and sharing data across various business lines and affiliates.
Adrienne has also shared her experience and insights as a lecturer at the University of Wisconsin Law School, where she instructed students in a first year Legal Research and Writing course.