Attorney Alex Pearce Returns to Ellis & Winters to Focus on Privacy and Data Security Practice
Jan 3, 2017 | Raleigh, NC
Alex M. Pearce
Ellis & Winters LLP is pleased to announce that Alex Pearce has rejoined the firm. Alex returns after serving as Privacy Counsel at SAS, a global provider of analytics, business intelligence and data management software and services. During his time at SAS, Alex managed the company’s global privacy program and advised on domestic and international privacy and data security issues arising throughout the company’s operations.
Before joining SAS, Alex practiced at Ellis & Winters from 2007 to 2010.
Alex will focus on the firm’s Privacy and Data Security practice. His broad and varied experience in the field will enable him to provide strategic and practical guidance to organizations on matters that implicate domestic and international privacy and data security considerations.
Alex is a graduate of Stanford Law School. He received his undergraduate degree from Wake Forest University. Following law school, Alex served as a law clerk for the Honorable Milton I. Shadur in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.