Clayton S. Friedman Partner, Sidley Austin
Clayton advises clients within the current, highly complex consumer regulatory environment, working in tandem with other top former government regulatory and enforcement lawyers from across Sidley Austin LLP’s offices nationwide. His practice encompasses negotiating resolutions and litigating multistate regulatory, consumer protection and related regulatory matters. This includes assisting with matters involving advertising, marketing, privacy and regulatory issues—both traditional and on e-commerce. Clay has for decades led national teams in representing clients before state and federal agencies and departments, including the Federal Trade Commission, Consumer Fraud Prevention Bureau and all 50 state attorneys general. He is a member of the firm’s Commercial Litigation and Disputes and Privacy and Cybersecurity practices.