Thomas J. Shaw, Esq.
DPO Services
Information & Internet Law
Emerging Technologies Law

Professional Qualifications, Activities, and Affiliations

    • Attorney & Counselor at Law.
    • Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
    • Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/EU).
    • Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US).
    • Certified in Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK).
    • Certified in Risk & Information Systems Control (CRISC).
    • Enterprise Content Management - Master (ECM-M).
    • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM).
    • Enterprise Records Management - Professional (ERM-P).
    • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).
    • Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT).



    • In-house and external corporate counsel for global firms in disparate industries focusing on IT, IP, and commercial transactions.
    • Thought leader and regional manager of large technology outsourcing organizations serving global Fortune 1000.
    • IS and financial auditor using COBIT, SOC, SysTrust, BITS, SOX, etc.
    • Leader of ISO 27001 InfoSec and privacy trust mark certifications.
    • Editor/Founder of the ABA’s Information Law Journal.
    • Presenter of professional workshops on the DPO’s role under the GDPR.
    • College adjunct professor in emerging technology, information, Internet, and privacy law.
    • Speaker at international legal conferences on information and Internet law and risk.
    • Presenter of cloud computing legal and technical risk workshops.
    • Speaker at international legal conferences on cloud computing outsourcing.
    • College adjunct professor in information technologies programming and database.
    • Corporate instructor in information technologies, technical consulting, and leadership.
    • Developer of children's safe Internet usage assessments for schools.
    • Question writer for information risk professional certification exams.
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  • American Bar Association (ABA):  
    • Information Security, Privacy and Information Security, Cloud Computing, Homeland Security, e-Privacy Law, Internet of Things, Big Data, e-Discovery & Digital Evidence, Privacy and Computer Crime and Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Data Protection committees.
    International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP).
    American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
    Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA).
    Association of Information and Image Management (AIIM).
    International Technology Law Association (ITLA).