They’ve Got Next: Privacy and Cybersecurity Fresh Face Elliot Golding

 They’ve Got Next: Privacy and Cybersecurity Fresh Face Elliot Golding

Squire Patton Boggs partner Elliot Golding started his career as a litigator and health-care attorney. Now, he’s his clients’ go-to for privacy and cybersecurity questions.

When Avaya Inc., a multinational technology company, performed a $500 million strategic partnership transaction with cloud company RingCentral in late 2019 and 2020, Golding was there to advise Avaya on privacy considerations.

He also counseled Avaya in creating a tool that’s designed to authenticate identity using biometrics and blockchain technology.

Golding worked with Avaya to craft the tech in compliance with a bevy of privacy and security rules including the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, known as HIPAA; the California Consumer Privacy Act, and the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation.

“I love working really closely with the team and helping architect new products and brainstorming operationally how those things would work…

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