Tiffany Garraton

Associate

Tiffany.Garraton@lewisbrisbois.com

Tiffany Garraton is an associate in the Houston office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice. She supports clients on matters related to data security, including security incidents and breach response. She also counsels on data privacy ensuring privacy and security standards are met, including advising on emerging governance standards. With U.S. government and private sector experience, Tiffany represents clients in criminal and civil investigations and enforcement matters. Tiffany served as an Assistant District Attorney in the Harris County District Attorney’s Office and with the federal government as an Assistant Chief Counsel with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement. She also clerked for an immigration judge while working for the U.S. Department of Justice. Tiffany offers her clients a broad array of international experience. She lived overseas in Amsterdam, Netherlands, where she studied OSINT techniques (Open-Source Intelligence) and the Russian language.

Tiffany earned a Certificate in Cybersecurity from Rice University and her law degree is from Loyola University College of Law. She graduated from Texas A&M University, magna cum laude, with a BBA in Finance and International Business. She holds the Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US) credentials.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Data Privacy & Cybersecurity

Associations

  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) - *Served as the Houston Chapter
  • Young Privacy Professional, 2021
  • Cloud Security Alliance, Houston Chapter
  • Women in Cybersecurity (WiCys)
  • American Immigration Lawyer's Association (AILA)

Awards & Honors

Phi Delta Phi Honor Society

Education

Rice University

Cybersecurity Certificate, 2021

Loyola University College of Law

Juris Doctor, 2006

Texas A&M University

Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and International Business, 2002

Certifications

Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US)