Reece Hirsch is a partner in the San Francisco office of Morgan Lewis specializing in privacy and security law. Reece has particular expertise with regard to healthcare privacy, and he advises clients from every sector of the healthcare industry on compliance with HIPAA, the HITECH Act and state medical privacy laws. He also advises non-healthcare industry clients on a wide range of privacy and security issues, including security breach response, Internet privacy, compliance program development, and financial and insurance privacy regulation. Reece has served on advisory committees to the California Office of Privacy Protection on security breach notification and medical identity theft best practices, and is a member of the editorial advisory boards of BNA's Health Law Reporter and Healthcare Informatics. He also serves on the board of directors of 826 National, a San-Francisco based non-profit organization that provides writing programs for young people in underserved communities.