Elliot Golding is a counsel in Crowell & Moring’s Washington, D.C. office. Elliot’s practice emphasizes partnering with clients to develop efficient and effective privacy and cybersecurity solutions that enable business. Starting from a deep understanding of his client’s industries—such as health care, defense, education, and consumer products and services—Elliot provides holistic compliance counseling that integrates legal, technical, and practical advice. This holistic approach takes into consideration not only what the law currently requires, but also forward looking best practices to help both large and emerging companies remain competitive and compliant in the rapidly evolving privacy and cyber landscape. Elliot also helps clients develop incident response plans and breach toolkits, conducts tabletop exercises for clients to prepare for handling a breach, and provides practical training to clients and their employees regarding privacy and security requirements (such as training on HIPAA and state laws).
In addition to counseling, Elliot has managed dozens of breach response matters for companies in nearly every sector of the economy through all aspects of investigation, notification, remediation, and regulator interface (including federal regulators such as the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) and State Attorneys General).