Biography

Maia T. Spilman is an experienced transactional attorney whose practice focuses on information privacy/cybersecurity law and intellectual property. Maia is a Certified Information Privacy Professional.

Through her practice, Maia provides outside counsel to technology, entertainment and pharmaceutical companies. She also serves as co-counsel to other law firms on privacy law related matters and, she represents entrepreneurs. Her experience includes working as in-house counsel for INgrooves, a leading technology and digital distribution company, and for BMG Music, a major record distribution company. She began her legal career as an associate at Selverne, Mandelbaum & Mintz, LLP; a leading New York boutique entertainment law firm.

Maia co-chairs the Information Technology  and Cyber  Law Committee of the New York City Bar Association and, co-chairs the Regional Chapter of her law school alumnae association.

Maia is admitted to the Bar of the State of New York, First Department and the Bar of the U.S. Supreme Court. She received her J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law in Boston, MA and her Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Fine Arts from Syracuse University in Syracuse, NY.

Before attending law school, Maia worked as a broadcast journalist for radio and television news organizations in California, Texas and New York.

 

SELECTED PRESENTATIONS

• New York City Bar Association. CLE on Legal Realities of Virtual Reality, the Privacy Perspective.

•  American Immigration Lawyers Association Conference.  CLE on Global Pitfalls for the U.S. Immigration Lawyer, the Privacy and Cybersecurity Issues.

•  New York City Bar Assocation.  CLE on Cross-Atlantic Data Transfers post Safe Harbor.

• Benjamin N. Cardozo Law LLM Alumnae Program. CLE on Data Privacy; EU/US Distinctions and Safe Harbor Update.

• US Mexico Chamber of Commerce.  Privacy Laws for Foreign National Artists Working in the USA.

• New York City Bar Association.  CLE on “Best Practices for Privacy & Data Security within Law Firms.”

• Citrin Cooperman/Sum Innovation.  Cyber-security Panel for law firms and small businesses.

• New School. Guest Lecturer on Copyright.

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