Timothy W. Dickens


Tim Dickens is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department, focusing in privacy and data security. He counsels organizations on matters relating to the development of domestic privacy laws, including those in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Virginia, and Utah. He also assists organizations with international privacy and data security obligations, including those established under the European Union and United Kingdom. He has handled a broad range of regulatory compliance and transactional matters, including responses to data subject requests, vendor processing and transfer agreements, and data governance and records retention programs. Tim has experience working with organizations that include a range of financial institutions, large scale online platforms managing user generated content, and non-profit entities.

Professional Highlights

Pro Bono Experience

Tim maintains an active pro bono practice and has worked with the Maryland Legal Aid record expungement program.

Recognition & Accomplishments

Certified Information Privacy Professional, United States

Certified Information Privacy Professional, Europe

Certified Information Privacy Professional, Asia


OneTrust: Bridging ISO 27001 to GDPR,” International Association of Privacy Professionals, IAPP Privacy Risk Study 2017

Understanding Data Processor's ISO and SOC2 Credentials for GDPR Compliance,” International Association of Privacy Professionals, May 22, 2018



Temple University Beasley School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2021)
Law Faculty Merit Scholarship. Elden S. and Mildred Magaw Memorial Scholarship for Achievements in Contract Law
Richard J. Noonan Scholarship for Outstanding Achievement in Business Law
Intellectual Property Moot Court - Giles Sutherland Best Regional Brief

Boston University (B.A. 2015)