DPSC Advisors was founded by Catherine Dawson in order to help companies face the legal and business challenges raised by data privacy and security.  

Catherine saw companies trying to approach data privacy and cybersecurity in a comprehensive and strategic manner but with limited in-house resources.

DPSC Advisors deploys privacy professionals, privacy lawyers and cybersecurity professionals to assist companies where they need additional resources or expertise.

Catherine spent 7 years as the general counsel to a technology company that prioritized data privacy. In addition, she has worked for technology focused law firms including spending over 10 years with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. Catherine holds a JD from NYU School of Law and is admitted to practice in the State of Texas. She also has earned the following certifications: CIPP/US, Cybersecurity: Managing Risk in the Information Age from Harvard University and AWS Cloud Practitioner.