Anne Titus Hilby’s practice focuses on white-collar enforcement and litigation, as well as on privacy and cybersecurity matters.

Anne joined the firm in 2016.

Before joining Cleary, Anne was a legal and policy advisor in the Federal Communications Commission’s Enforcement Bureau where she advised the bureau chief on data privacy and security, consumer protection, and open internet enforcement and aided in developing the commission’s 2016 broadband privacy rule.

Prior to law school, she served as Communications Director for Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords’ 2010 reelection campaign, and as the statewide press secretary to Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard.

Selected Activities

  • Executive Editor, Berkeley Journal of International Law, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law
  • Extern, Honorable Lucy H. Koh, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California


Rahul Mukhi and Anne Titus Hilby, “Ohio District Court: No Standing Where Patients’ Medical Records “Might” Be Accessed Improperly Due To A Cybersecurity Vulnerability,” Cleary Cybersecurity and Privacy Watch, December 12, 2018

Alexis Collins, Alan Freedman and Adam Motiwala, “Consumer Protection and Antitrust Regulators, Experts Discuss Privacy, Big Data, and Competition at FTC Hearings,” Cleary Cybersecurity and Privacy Watch, November 15, 2018

Robin M. Bergen, Matthew C. Solomon, Alexis Collins, Anne Titus Hilby & Adam Motiwala, “Retail, Remedies, Resources and Results: Observations From the SEC Enforcement Division 2018 Annual Report,” Cleary Enforcement Watch, November 6, 2018; republished by the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation.

Securities and Related Investigations Know-How Guide,” (co-editor of the guide and co-author of the U.S. chapter), Global Investigations Review, October 25, 2018.

Michael Krimminger, Katherine Mooney Carroll, Pamela Marcogliese, Daniel Ilan, Jonathan Kolodner, Rahul Mukhi, Alexis Collins, Gareth Kristensen, Jane Rosen, Martha Vega-Gonzalez, and Anne Titus Hilby, “California’s Groundbreaking Privacy Law: The New Front Line in the U.S. Privacy Debate,” Cleary Gottlieb Alert Memo, July 13, 2018

Jonathan Kolodner, Rahul Mukhi, Alexis Collins, Laura Gavin, Anne Titus Hilby, and Tanner Works Mathison, “Divided Supreme Court Requires Warrants for Cell Phone Location Data,” Cleary Gottlieb Alert Memo, July 2, 2018 

 Matthew C. Solomon, Alex Janghorbani, Anne Titus Hilby & Caroline R. Geist‑Benitez, “Second Circuit Potentially Revives Newman’s “Meaningfully Close Personal Relationship” Test, Amends Martoma Decision,” Cleary Enforcement Watch, July 2, 2018

Rahul Mukhi, Emmanuel Ronco, Anne Titus Hilby, Tanner Mathison, and Adam Motiwala, “GDPR Compliance: Tips for What Comes After May 25,” Cleary Cybersecurity and Privacy Watch, May 24, 2018

Jane Rosen, Anne Titus Hilby, and Adam Motiwala, “FTC Settlement Signals the Importance of Service Provider Oversight,” Cleary Cybersecurity and Privacy Watch, May 9, 2018

Rahul Mukhi, Alexis Collins, Anne Titus Hilby, Tanner Mathison, and Adam Motiwala, “Regulators and Law Enforcement Discuss Cyber Enforcement Priorities and Urge Cooperation Following Data Breaches,” Cleary Cybersecurity and Privacy Watch, April 24, 2018

Alexis Collins, Anne Titus Hilby, and Tanner Mathison, “Revised FTC-Uber Data Breach Settlement to Include Second Breach, Criticize ‘Bug Bounty’ Payment,” Cleary Cybersecurity and Privacy Watch, April 16, 2018

Jonathan Kolodner, Matthew Solomon, Rahul Mukhi, and Anne Titus Hilby, “The SEC Cyber Unit’s First 6 Months, and What’s Ahead,” Law360, April 2, 2018

Steven McCarty-Snead and Anne Titus Hilby, “Research Guide to European Data Protection Law,” 42 International Journal of Legal Information 348 (2014)