Tyler G. Newby is a partner in the Litigation Group at Fenwick & West LLP, and co-chairs the firm’s Privacy and Data Security practice. His practice focuses on privacy and data security litigation, federal and state regulatory investigations and counseling for high technology clients ranging from early-stage startups to mature public companies. Prior to rejoining Fenwick & West in 2011, Mr. Newby was a federal prosecutor with the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington, D.C. where he was a Trial Attorney in the Criminal Division's Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section, and a Special Assistant United States Attorney in the Cyber Division of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Virginia. In 2014, Mr. Newby was named among the top attorneys in the United States under the age of 40 by Law360.
Mr. Newby graduated from Stanford Law School in 1999, where he was a Notes Editor of the Stanford Law Review.