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Plunkett Cooney attorney earns data privacy certification


Plunkett Cooney attorney Kaitlin M. Gant recently earned the ANSI-accredited Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US) credential through the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP).

CIPP is the global standard in privacy certification. Developed and launched by IAPP with leading subject matter experts, CIPP is the world’s first broad-based global privacy and data protection credentialing program. This certification demonstrates a strong foundation in U.S. private-sector privacy laws and regulations and understanding of the legal requirements for the responsible transfer of sensitive personal data to/from the U.S., the European Union and other jurisdictions. Gant joins the ranks of professionals worldwide who currently hold one or more IAPP certifications.

The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) is the largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community and resource. Founded in 2000, IAPP is a not-for-profit organization that helps define, support and improve the privacy profession globally. More information about IAPP is available at

An associate attorney in the Bloomfield Hills office of Plunkett Cooney, one of the Midwest’s oldest and most accomplished full-service law firms, Gant focuses her practice on first- and third-party motor vehicle liability cases.

Many of the motor vehicle negligence cases involve the investigation of fraudulent and suspicious claims. Gant’s experience with privacy and data security laws and regulations comes from her years working in a compliance role with in-house counsel at a global consulting and business management firm. Gant’s practice also includes Native American Indian tribal law matters.

Gant received her law degree from Michigan State University College of Law in 2020 and her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan in 2017.

Established in 1913, Plunkett Cooney is a leading provider of business and litigation services to clients in the private and public sectors. The firm employs approximately 140 attorneys in seven Michigan cities, Chicago, Illinois, Columbus, Ohio and Indianapolis, Indiana.

Plunkett Cooney has achieved the highest rating (AV) awarded by Martindale-Hubbell, a leading, international directory of law firms.

For more information about Plunkett Cooney attorney Kaitlin Gant’s CIPP-US certification, contact the firm’s Director of Marketing and Business Development John Cornwell at (248) 901-4008;

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