Gregory Parker is an associate in Ropes & Gray's corporate and data, privacy & cybersecurity departments. Greg represents private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies in a wide range of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, co-investments and corporate governance matters. Greg also represents clients with U.S. and international privacy issues, including navigating comprehensive state privacy laws, such as the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA), Virginia's Consumer Data Protection Act and the Colorado Privacy Act, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), and other international, federal and state laws. Greg's pro bono practice includes representing individuals seeking asylum in the U.S.
While at Columbia Law School, Greg was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and served as the senior digital editor for the Columbia Business Law Review. Greg was a teaching fellow for the course Law in the Age of Digital Platforms and for Columbia's Center for Public Research and Leadership (CPRL). At CPRL, Greg worked with the New York Department of Education to develop the department's family and community engagement policy.
Prior to law school, Greg worked in the product development department at two national consumer electronics companies and co-founded a software startup.
- JD, Columbia Law School, 2021; Senior Digital Editor, Columbia Business Law Review; Teaching Fellow, Law in the Age of Digital Platforms; Teaching Fellow, Center for Public Research and Leadership (worked with the New York Department of Education to develop the department’s family and community engagement policy)
- BA (Political Science), cum laude, American University, 2010
Admissions / Qualifications
- New York, 2022