Reynolds_Diane_HiresTaft Stettinius & Hollister LLP is pleased to announce that Diane D. Reynolds has been named “Lawyer of the Year” – Columbus, Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships) by Best Lawyers® 2016. “Lawyer of the Year” recognitions are awarded to individual attorneys with the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific practice area and geographic location. Only one lawyer is recognized as the “Lawyer of the Year” for each specialty and location.

Reynolds has an extensive background in corporate transactional, finance and general business matters. She possesses a unique depth of expertise in privacy/data security combined with strong technology experience, due to her lengthy involvement in the technology sector. Reynolds advises both private and public companies on corporate transactional, financial and risk management matters including how to maintain high standards for the collection, processing, protection, storage and destruction of consumer data while meeting their business interests. She also assists with the development and implementation of comprehensive privacy compliance programs.

Reynolds received her law degree from Capital University School of Law, an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and her undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University.

She holds the Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (“CIPP/US”) credential and the Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM), the global standards in privacy certification, through the International Association of Privacy Professionals (“IAPP”).

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