Ted Lazarus, CIPP/US, is a Director of Google’s legal department, where he leads a team of attorneys responsible for Google’s advertising platforms products, including DoubleClick, the Google Ad Exchange and AdSense. Ted advises Google’s Product, Engineering and Sales teams on a wide array of privacy, product development and regulatory issues. He regularly represents Google in commercial transactions related to its advertising programs, including negotiating some of the company’s most significant display advertising agreements with global advertising agencies and Fortune 500 companies. Ted has managed several of Google’s largest, most complex post-acquisition integration efforts, including DoubleClick, AdMob and AdMeld.
Prior to joining Google, Ted served as Deputy General Counsel of DoubleClick. Prior to that, he was a litigation associate with Covington & Burling LLP. Ted served as a law clerk for U.S. District Judge Nicholas Garaufis (E.D.N.Y.). He holds a J.D. from Columbia Law School and a B.A., magna cum laude, from Amherst College.