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Robert Botkin Designated Privacy Law Specialist by the International Association of Privacy Professionals

  • October 25, 2022

Raleigh, NC – Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP is pleased to announce that Robert Botkin has received the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Privacy Law Specialist designation. With this designation, Robert verifies he has met the rigorous experience and knowledge requirements and distinguishes himself as a leader in the privacy law industry.

“There is an increasing importance for legal teams to be well versed on the rapidly evolving area of privacy law,” said J. Trevor Hughes, IAPP President and CEO. “With this designation, Robert demonstrates his qualification to remain at the forefront of this legal field and join other leaders in a key intersection of policy, law and technology.”

Robert helps clients navigate data privacy and security issues across industries and assists with developing privacy policies, responding to security incidents, and implementing data governance programs. Robert is an IAPP Certified Information Privacy Technologist (CIPT), IAPP Certified Information Privacy Practitioner/ U.S. (CIPP/US), and Certified AWS Cloud Practitioner.

The Privacy Law Specialist certification is administered by the International Association of Privacy Professionals and accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA), which marks the 15 legal specialty accredited by this institution. The credential is available to attorneys admitted to a U.S. state bar who pass the CIPP/US exam, as well as either the Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) or the CIPT programs.

About Parker Poe
Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP has more than 275 lawyers in eight offices in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Washington, DC. The firm provides legal counsel to many of the largest companies and local governments in the Southeast.

Parker Poe is a member of two leading international legal networks: TerraLex and the Employment Law Alliance. TerraLex and the ELA have chosen Parker Poe to help guide clients through the challenges of global business.

About the IAPP
The International Association of Privacy Professionals is the largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community and resource. Founded in 2000, the IAPP is a not-for-profit organization that helps define, support, and improve the privacy profession globally. More information about the IAPP is available at