Mike Tierney joined the privacy and cybersecurity group of Ropes & Gray’s Boston office as a career associate in 2018. His practice focuses on privacy and information security issues. Prior to joining the firm, Michael was Of Counsel at a leading law firm in Boston, where among other things, he focused on GDPR compliance, data security, corporate governance, and general corporate risk management. Michael also practiced in-house at several prominent Massachusetts technology companies. A former program manager of Boston College Law School’s Program on Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Master of Science in Cybersecurity Policy & Governance, Michael also routinely teaches at Boston College and Boston College Law School.
- JD, Boston College Law School, 2015; Managing Editor, Environmental Affairs Law Review
- BA (English and Theatre), Magna cum laude, Middlebury College, 2009