Julie Brill

Corporate VP & Deputy General Counsel for Privacy & Regulatory Affairs
Microsoft

Julie Brill is Corporate Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Microsoft for Privacy and Regulatory Affairs. Julie Brill served as a Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission from April 6, 2010 to March 31, 2016. Julie was named “the Commission’s most important voice on Internet privacy and data security issues” and a “key regulator not just on a national, but also on an international, stage” as well as “one of the top minds in online privacy”, one of the top four U.S. government players “leading the data privacy debate”, and a “game-changer." Julie has received numerous national awards for her work, including the International Association of Privacy Professionals Privacy Leader of the Year Award, and the New York University School of Law Alumna of the Year Award. Brill was elected to the American Law Institute.

Prior to serving as Commissioner of the FTC, Brill served as an Assistant Attorney General for Consumer Protection and Antitrust for the State of Vermont for over 20 years.

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