As one of America’s foremost legal experts on hot-button issues of privacy and cyber security, attorney Dominique Shelton co-chairs Perkins Coie’s Ad Tech Privacy & Data Management group. She provides strategic privacy and cyber-preparedness compliance guidance, and defends, counsels and represents companies on privacy, global data security compliance, data breaches, and investigations. A former litigator for 22 years, she has defended companies under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission, attorneys general offices, and other regulatory and government authorities. Through these actions and related litigations, Dominique provides thought leadership on best practices in privacy, cyber security, data, mobile, cloud storage, Ad Tech privacy, Internet of Things, cyber preparedness, and other areas of regulatory compliance.

Dominique frequently conducts trainings for senior leadership, corporate boards, and audit committees regarding risk identification and mitigation in the areas of privacy and cyber. She passionately advocates for diversity in the workplace, and provides early-career guidance for emerging lawyers and young people.

Recognized as a “Woman Leader in Tech Law” by The Recorder and as one of the most influential lawyers in digital media and e-commerce law by the Los Angeles Business Journal, Dominique has deep experience advising publicly traded and privately held companies in healthcare and med tech, media, entertainment, e-commerce, financial services, and other industries. She leads companies in legal assessments of data security, cyber preparedness, and compliance in the United States and internationally, and is a frequent contributor to influential publications, including Law 360 and Cyberspace Lawyer.