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Jadzia Butler
Associate
Washington +1 202 662 5942 jbutler@cov.com Download V-card

Jadzia Butler is an associate in the firm’s Washington, DC office. She is a member of the Data Privacy and Cybersecurity and Communications and Media Practice Groups.

Before joining the firm, she was the Privacy, Surveillance, and Security Fellow at the Center for Democracy & Technology.

  • Advises multinational companies on cyber and data security incident preparedness, including development of incident response plans, conducting of security gap analyses, and determination of regulatory obligations and litigation risk levels.
  • Counsels clients on compliance with various federal and state privacy laws.
  • Reviews companies’ privacy policies and terms of use for compliance with legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Assists clients in negotiating commercial transactions relating to content distribution.
  • Provides ongoing representation to journalists at local news media organizations on First Amendment issues, from public records requests and state defamation laws to retraction requests and access to court proceedings.
  • Represents clients in responding to Federal Trade Investigation inquiries
  • Counsels various media, internet, and technology clients in legislative, Federal Communications Commission, and industry issues.

Pro Bono

  • Providing ongoing representation to nonprofit organization in responding to and seeking additional information about the Administration’s “extreme vetting” visa applicant program.
  • Assisted nonprofit groups in drafting and submitting amicus brief in response to the United States v. Glassdoor case.
  • Assisting veteran in health benefits claim before the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims. 

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Bar Association – Section of Science & Technology Law; Web Editor – Homeland Security Committee
  • Federal Communications Bar Association (FCBA)

Previous Experience

  • Center for Democracy & Technology, Privacy, Surveillance & Security Fellow (2015-2016)
  •  APCO Worldwide, Strategic Communications and Issues Management Consultant (2010-2012)