Starr Turner Drum


Starr focuses her practice on defending privacy-focused litigation, guiding clients through regulatory investigations and developing globally compliant privacy programs. She has also successfully developed hundreds of internationally compliant privacy and information governance plans across several sectors and has served as privacy due diligence counsel in billions of dollars’ worth of transactions. She chairs the steering committee of Working Group 11 and was selected as a Fellow of Information Privacy by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). She is regularly invited to speak on emerging privacy and data issues, such as AI, biometrics, children’s privacy, digital marketing, privacy class action litigation and more. Prior to joining Polsinelli she led the privacy practice at another law firm. She received her J.D. from the University of Alabama School of Law and holds a B.A. from Emory University. She clerked for the Honorable James E. Graham of the Southern District of Georgia.