Speaker Profile

Amy Mushahwar
Counsel and Chief Information Security Officer, ZwillGen PLLC

Counsel and chief information security officer at ZwillGen, Amy Mushahwar is a data privacy, security, and management attorney with more than 15 years’ experience in the technology industry in legal and engineering capacities. She defends companies in privacy-related matters and assists clients in the development of integrated digital platforms, particularly those using the internet, cloud computing, emerging payments, database APIs, virtualization platforms, and mobile technology. Her prior experience includes work at Ballard Spahr LLP. Ms. Mushahwar regularly attends and negotiates for businesses on privacy, cybersecurity, and internet governance issues within international bodies, including the World Wide Web Consortium (WC3) and the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) and has attended the past four ICANN meetings in Prague, Toronto, Beijing, and Durban (South Africa). Before entering the law, Ms. Mushahwar spent several years as a technology consultant, performing network security design and implementation. She owned and operated a technology consulting company. Ms. Mushahwar holds a B.A., cum laude, from George Washington University and a J.D., magna cum laude, from Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law.