Sunny Seon Kang

Sunny Seon Kang

International Consumer Counsel, Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC)

Sunny Seon Kang is International Consumer Counsel at the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC). Her work at EPIC focuses on U.S. privacy regulations and EU data protection laws. She advocates for the global implementation of the GDPR to raise online privacy standards. In London, Ms. Kang was a Legal Researcher for the Western Balkans Rule of Law Project and authored judicial guidelines on the right to privacy and freedom of expression under the European Convention on Human Rights. She was a Summer Associate at Allen & Overy UK in the intellectual property litigation department, and worked in Seoul as a Research Fellow at the Innovation, Competition & Regulation (ICR) Law Center. In San Francisco, Ms. Kang was a Legal Extern at the California Department of Justice, Attorney General Kamala Harris' Office, where she produced legislative analyses and policy recommendations on state privacy laws. Prior to joining EPIC, Ms. Kang was a Legal Fellow and Yelp Public Policy Affiliate at TechFreedom on FTC regulatory affairs and consumer privacy. Ms. Kang holds a law degree (LL.B.) from University College London and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Intellectual Property and Technology from the UC Berkeley School of Law. She is certified to the New York bar.