Corporate Vice President, Chief Privacy Officer, and Deputy General Counsel, Global Privacy and Regulatory Affairs, Microsoft
Julie Brill is Corporate Vice President, Chief Privacy Officer, and Deputy General Counsel for Global Privacy and Regulatory Affairs at Microsoft. Brill served as a Commissioner of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission from April 2010 through March 2016. Throughout her career, Brill has worked actively on critical consumer issues, including protecting privacy, encouraging appropriate advertising substantiation, guarding consumers from financial fraud, and maintaining competition in health care and high-tech industries. Prior to serving as FTC Commissioner, she was co-director of the Global Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice of Hogan Lovells, Senior Deputy Attorney General and Chief of Consumer Protection and Antitrust for the North Carolina Department of Justice, Lecturer-in-Law at Columbia University’s School of Law, Assistant Attorney General for Consumer Protection and Antitrust for the State of Vermont for 20 years, and an associate at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison in New York. She clerked for Vermont Federal District Court Judge Franklin S. Billings, Jr. She has received numerous national awards for her work, including the New York University School of Law Alumna of the Year Award and the Privacy Leader of the Year Award from the International Association of Privacy Professionals. She graduated, magna cum laude, from Princeton University, and from New York University School of Law.