José Vega has over a decade of experience representing commercial businesses and financial institutions in litigation, regulatory, and corporate matters. José advises clients about privacy and security compliance issues, working with them to ensure the integrity of their systems and to provide investigative and remediation services in the wake of a data breach. He is a member of the firm’s Privacy, Security and Innovation team, which is part of the Banking and Financial Services Practice Group.
José also represents clients during investigations conducted by the CFPB and state regulatory bodies and counsels clients on compliance with state and federal laws. He conducts risk assessments and works closely with business leaders and regulators to identify process issues and develop workable solutions for his clients. He defends clients around the country in commercial-related litigation including claims of unfair and deceptive trade practices and alleged violations of federal statutes such as TCPA, FDCPA, and FCRA.
José’s extensive background in litigation and compliance provides him with a unique perspective in advising clients in rapidly evolving areas of law such as data privacy and security.
In addition to his primary practice, he represents pro bono international clients under the Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (otherwise known as the “Hague Convention”) and works to secure the immediate return of wrongfully removed children.