Mayer Brown announced that Cybersecurity & Data Privacy and Technology Transactions partner Lei Shen (Chicago) has been named to Global Data Review’s (GDR) “40 Under 40” list. This inaugural list profiles leaders among the new generation of data lawyers from around the world. (View profile)

GDR recognized Ms. Shen for her deep understanding of evolving developments within the cybersecurity and data privacy industry. The publication noted her professional accomplishments, including preparing clients for the EU General Data Protection Regulation. As Ms. Shen noted in her profile, “I’ve enjoyed leading global projects, in part because they raise privacy issues in dozens of countries, and in part because I have the opportunity to work as a team with local counsel around the world.”

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