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Joel Blumenfeld

Title/s:  Manager of Data Privacy, DeVry Educational Group

Email: jblumenfeld@luc.edu


As the Manager of Data Privacy at DeVry Educational Group, Joel Blumenfeld possesses expertise on information technology and privacy law, including compliance matters pertaining to HIPAA, COPPA, Graham-Leach-Bliley, and state data breach notification statutes.  Joel also has experience teaching current industry trends and compliance strategies in connection with corporate data collection, management, and retention policies.

Prior to working at DeVry Educational Group, Joel was Executive Counsel at Virtual General Counsel where he represented businesses in connection with general corporate compliance, transactional and litigation matters. He also advised clients on a broad array of complex legal issues with an emphasis on data privacy concerns. Before working at Virtual General Counsel, Joel was Managing Partner at Blumenfeld & Epstein LLC where he created and implemented legal compliance and other policies and procedures for corporate clients.

Joel possesses a CIPP/US certification and holds a LLM in Information Technology and Privacy Law from The John Marshall Law School


JD, LLM, Information Technology and Privacy Law, The John Marshall Law School
BA, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Program Areas

Privacy and Security of Corporate Information