Zain Haq

1100 Peachtree Street NE Suite 2800, Atlanta, GA USA 30309


Zain Haq helps clients navigate a range of cybersecurity, privacy, risk management, and regulatory compliance matters. As technology becomes increasingly prevalent in business, privacy and cybersecurity are at the forefront of the minds of businesses and their customers. Zain is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US), a designation issued by the International Association of Privacy Professionals. His knowledge of privacy laws and regulations throughout the United States and the European Union allows him to address legal and reputational risks while assisting clients to meet their goals.

Prior to joining the firm, Zain was an associate in the Atlanta, Georgia office of an international AmLaw 100 firm where he represented Fortune 500 companies and focused his practice on complex commercial and labor and employment matters.

Prior to launching his legal career, Zain was co-founder of an entertainment company. His entrepreneurial background gives him particular insight into the challenges and priorities faced by business owners and C-suite executives. Zain works collaboratively with clients to provide insight rich counsel on matters of enterprise expansion and new ventures.

Zain was recognized in 2024 as one of the "Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch" for Privacy and Data Security Law by The Best Lawyers in America®.


Georgia State University College of Law J.D. (2019) cum laude, Highest Pro Bono and Public Service Distinction, CALI Award for Capital Punishment Law

University of Western Ontario B.A., Political Science and Sociology (2012) with distinction


Georgia (2019)

Court Admissions

All Georgia State Courts

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia

Professional & Community Activities

International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) (2021-Present)

South Asian Bar Association of Georgia (SABA-GA), Board of Directors, Member (2022-Present)

State Bar of Georgia, Privacy & Technology Law Section, Social Committee Co-Chair (2022-Present)

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