ASH NAGDEV is counsel in Sidley’s office in Palo Alto and a member of the firm’s Privacy and Cybersecurity practice. Ash is a member of Sidley’s California Consumer Privacy Litigation Task Force, a dedicated group of lawyers focusing specifically on litigation involving the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA). Ash also has a decade of experience litigating privacy, patent, copyright, trade secret, and contract matters in federal and state courts. An IAPP-certified information privacy professional in the U.S., he regularly blogs and delivers presentations regarding emerging domestic privacy law.
Ash was named a “Rising Star” in the 2013-2020 editions of Super Lawyers. Prior to entering the legal profession, he was a software engineer at Symantec Corporation working on consumer (Norton Security products) and enterprise-level security products. Ash is a registered United States Patent Attorney. He earned his J.D. from Northwestern School of Law and a B.S. in computer science from UCLA.