Todd McClelland

Partner, Cybersecurity, Data Privacy, AI and Litigation practices

Todd McClelland is a partner in Sterlington’s Cybersecurity, Data Privacy, AI and Litigation practices, where he advises companies on complex legal issues related to cybersecurity breaches and compliance, data privacy compliance, AI, and technology transactions.

Todd's practice includes advising on global cybersecurity incidents, designing cyber governance and risk management programs, advising on global data privacy compliance issues, and supporting companies with data licensing and large-scale systems integration projects. He is also an experienced litigator particularly in patent, cyber, privacy and tech litigation. His clients include cybersecurity product providers, retailers, financial institutions, and traditional brick-and-mortar companies.

Prior to joining Sterlington, Todd was at McDermott, Will & Emery where he led the firm’s Global Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice Group.

Todd has been recognized, among others, by The Legal 500 US and The Best Lawyers in America for Privacy and Data Security. He was also named “Lawyer of the Year” in IT Outsourcing Law. He obtained his J.D. from Florida State University and his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech).