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Joseph D. McClendon

Joseph D. McClendon is a partner at the firm’s Chicago office. He is a member of the technology transactions practice group.

Joseph is a former IT project manager in the higher education and software industries and spent 10 years managing enterprise support and technology initiatives. After retraining as an attorney, Joseph maintains a practice in technology transactions, privacy and data security, and intellectual property. Joseph's rich background in technology allows him to support his clients’ technology driven projects and to resolve issues that distract clients from understanding the benefits of a technology strengthened core business mission. In addition to his practice in technology transactions, Joseph helps companies develop robust information security and data privacy policies and procedures and disaster recovery and business continuity plans and counsels companies to achieve compliance with local and international data protection regulations, including the General Data Protection Regulation

Prior to joining the firm, Joseph served as a senior associate for an American law firm.

  • Microsoft Certified Professional
  • CompTIA certified professional
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