The California Privacy Rights Act established a new agency, the California Privacy Protection Agency (CPPA) to implement and enforce the law.
Under the general direction of the Assistant Chief Counsel of the California Privacy Protection Agency (“Agency” or “CPPA”), and with occasional instruction from the Deputy Director of the Agency’s Legal Division, the Attorney III is responsible for providing, with minimal supervision, legal and policy analysis, services, and advice through the promulgation of regulations, legal opinions, and related work for the Legal Division. The Attorney III advises the Agency on substantive privacy legal matters and on difficult legal issues impacting the Agency, including, but not limited to, those relating to the interpretation of the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA), the CCPA’s implementation and enforcement, the promulgation of mission-critical regulations, and legislative proposals and policy decisions that affect the Agency’s mission. The Attorney III engages on complex rulemaking activities and provides guidance to the Agency on legal issues related to the Agency’s operations, including, but not limited to, issues involving compliance with the Bagley-Keene Open Meeting Law, the California Public Records Act, and all applicable laws and regulations pertaining to conflicts of interests, personnel matters and procurement. The Attorney III collaborates with the Legal Division’s Attorney IV, who may serve as lead counsel on projects in which the Attorney III and IV are jointly working.
To apply for this job please visit cppa.ca.gov.