Bradley is pleased to announce that Elliot A. Bertasi, an attorney in the firm’s Nashville office, has earned the Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) credential in the United States through the International Association of Privacy Professionals.
"We congratulate Elliot on his achievement in earning the Certified Information Privacy Professional credential,” said Bradley Healthcare Practice Group Leader Travis G. Lloyd. “We applaud his continued dedication and development in this area and are proud to have his skill set on our team as we assist clients in the fast-evolving area of health information and technology law.”
Mr. Bertasi is an associate in Bradley’s Healthcare and Cybersecurity and Privacy practice groups. He works with clients on healthcare transactions, as well as regulatory and operational matters affecting healthcare providers, on a day-to-day basis. He also focuses on HIPAA compliance, including the privacy, security and governance of big data in the healthcare industry. This work includes conducting privacy and data security diligence in healthcare transactions, structuring complex telemedicine arrangements, and assisting healthcare facilities and other industry stakeholders with data breach and security incident responses.
Mr. Bertasi received his J.D. (cum laude) from Duke University School of Law and his B.A. from the University of Tennessee. Prior to entering law school, he worked for the U.S. Agency for International Development in Washington, D.C., and in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Bradley has eight attorneys who are CIPP/US certified. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CIPP is recognized as a leading global privacy and data protection credentialing program. The CIPP/US designates professionals who demonstrate a strong foundation in U.S. private-sector privacy laws and regulations and an understanding of the legal requirements for the responsible transfer of sensitive personal data to/from the United States, the European Union, and other jurisdictions.