Pamela Jones Harbour serves as Co-Leader of BakerHostetler's national Privacy and Data Protection team, with a practice focusing in the areas of privacy, data protection, and antitrust law. Pamela is recognized for her knowledge in the evolving areas of competition and consumer protection law as they relate to privacy and data security issues. Pamela served as a Federal Trade Commissioner for almost seven years and spent a decade with the New York State Attorney General's Office.
Pamela was the 2010 recipient of the Electronic Privacy Information Center's (EPIC) "Champion of Freedom Award" for her defense of consumer privacy as an FTC Commissioner. While at the FTC, Pamela was frequently a leading or solo dissenter in situations where she advocated to vigorously uphold the letter and spirit of the nation's antitrust and consumer protection laws.