Aleksandra is a partner in BakerHostetler’s Healthcare Privacy and Compliance practice team and the Chicago leader for the firm’s Digital Assets and Data Management practice group. Her practice is built on extensive experience with issues relating to HIPAA compliance, regulatory and enforcement issues, and breach response, among other sophisticated privacy-by-design advice. Aleks is the go-to advisor on complex data privacy and security issues for some of the nation’s most well-respected, largest healthcare entities and most innovative health tech companies. She has handled over 1000 incidents, leading healthcare clients through ransomware attacks, insider threats, network intrusions, and the ever-present lost laptop. From strategic approaches to investigations and holistic communication planning, to skillful regulatory defense and litigation risk mitigation, to lessons learned and preparation: Aleks brings with her more than a decade of experience, practical advice, and a roll-up-her-sleeves attitude. While Aleks spends a lot of time with clients in crisis mode, she also frequently advises on proactive privacy architecture questions and healthcare M&A privacy due diligence. For the last two years, Aleksandra has been named as one of the Top 40 Incident Response attorneys in the world, which answers the question “Who would you hire if your company suddenly found itself the victim of a data breach?” Aleksandra is a sought-after speaker on complex healthcare privacy and security regulatory issues, and an active writer on healthcare and health information and reproductive privacy regulatory guidance, settlements, and legislation.