Lynsey Barron is a litigation attorney with significant trial and appellate experience practicing in the areas of white collar criminal defense and government investigations, data privacy, and cybersecurity.
As a former Assistant United States Attorney in the Northern District of Georgia assigned to the Economic Fraud and Public Corruption sections, she investigated and prosecuted matters involving bribery of public officials, insider trading and securities fraud, tax fraud, healthcare fraud, and other complex white collar crimes. She also represented the government in several oral arguments before the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.
Prior to joining Miller & Martin, Lynsey served as in-house Compliance, Data Privacy, and Cybersecurity counsel with a Fortune 50 global logistics and package delivery company. She managed internal investigations; ethics and compliance issues including antitrust, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the UK Bribery Act, trade and export compliance, airline security, and insider trading; and data privacy and cybersecurity.
Before becoming an attorney, Lynsey had a career in politics. She was a Legislative Assistant for a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, and also served as the Staff Director for the Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues. After leaving the Hill, she was a federal lobbyist for the American Association of University Women, where she lobbied on education policy and civil rights issues, and then for the March of Dimes where she lobbied on health care access issues.
Lynsey is also an adjunct professor at Emory University School of Law where she teaches courses on trial advocacy and Federal Prosecution Practice. She clerked for Judge Beverly B. Martin on the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.