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Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Attorney, Margaret Ruf, joins Buckingham’s Cleveland Office

March 3, 2020    •    < 1 min read

Buckingham is pleased to announce that Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Attorney, Margaret Ruf, has joined the Firm’s Cleveland office.

Ruf focuses on helping clients manage the ever-evolving landscape of data privacy regulations and cybersecurity threats. She regularly advises clients on privacy statements, data processing and data transfer agreements, due diligence and warranty negotiations for mergers and acquisitions, and privacy and cybersecurity audits. Her experience and expertise add to Buckingham’s growing business practice group.

“We are thrilled to have Margaret join us with her extensive experience addressing the growing number of data privacy and cybersecurity issues our clients face,” said Buckingham Managing Partner, Steve Dimengo. “Her expertise and knowledge will be a valuable asset to our Firm.”

Margaret is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP), and has served as in-house counsel and a data privacy advisor to a national technology solutions company and a Cleveland biotechnology company. She also serves as an adjunct professor at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. Margaret is a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals, the Cleveland eDiscovery, Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Roundtable, and is active in both the Ohio and Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Associations.


About Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs:

Buckingham is a corporate law firm that counsels Middle Market executives and business leaders all over Ohio and beyond. With offices in Akron, Canton and Cleveland, Buckingham offers clients Business Law Reimagined through sophisticated and practical legal services. Serving the region for over 100 years, Buckingham’s mission is to deliver meaningful experiences through the practice of law, exceed expectations in terms of service, counsel and business sense, and to offer continuous value to the industries, communities and clients they serve. Visit bdblaw.com to learn more.

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