Chris DeLacy JD Partner, Holland & Knight LLP
Christopher DeLacy is the leader of the Political Law Group and a member of the Public Policy & Regulation team at Holland & Knight. He has more than fifteen years experience representing local governments, educational institutions, technology companies, non-profits, and trade associations before Congress and the executive branch. Mr. DeLacy has extensive experience with technology issues, including cybersecurity, data breach and privacy. He has helped to develop legislation and federal policies in these areas and has represented clients during related hearings. Prior to entering private practice, Mr. DeLacy served as counsel to Senator John Warner of Virginia. In that capacity, Mr. DeLacy served as the Senator’s representative to the Senate Republican High Tech Task Force. Before working for Senator Warner, Mr. DeLacy served as counsel on the Technology Subcommittee of the House Science Committee where he oversaw technical standards issues and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Mr. DeLacy graduated from the William & Mary School of Law in 1999 and received a B.A. in Foreign Affairs from the University of Virginia in 1994.