Doriann Cain works with clients to enhance their privacy and cybersecurity practices from compliance to incident response.
Doriann’s experience includes advising clients on a variety of privacy and security laws, including the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), and state breach notification statutes. Specifically, Doriann’s experience includes:
  • Drafting data use agreements, business associate agreements, and internal privacy and security policies and procedures
  • Conducting privacy and security training
  • Assisting with the implementation of privacy and security measures to protect drugs and devices
  • Protecting individuals’ privacy rights in research and data searching
  • Representing clients in breach investigations by the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) and state and federal governmental agencies
  • Negotiating privacy and cybersecurity aspects of cloud computing and other sourcing arrangements
  • Assessing privacy and security vulnerabilities in proposed transactions

Notably, Doriann is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) in the laws of the United States for the private sector.

Additionally, Doriann counsels health and life sciences clients on a wide range of regulatory and compliance matters, including fraud and abuse laws, Medicare and Medicaid regulations, facility and licensure requirements, and telemedicine statutes.

Previous Experience

Prior to joining the firm, Doriann practiced at an Indianapolis law firm and served as a law clerk at Rush University Medical Center’s Office of Legal Affairs during law school.


Bar Admissions


Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US)

Loyola University Chicago School of Law
J.D. (2012)

Indiana University
B.S. in Health Administration, with honors and distinction (2009)

Insights & Events

Other Perspectives
  • UK Supreme Court Rules in Google’s Favor in Data Privacy Group Litigation with Major Implications for Data Breach Cases
    Republished in Privacy & Cybersecurity Law Report, April 2022
  • Life is a Highway – Mobile Apps
    Speaker, Faegre Baker Daniels Privacy and Cybersecurity Summit, November 2019
  • Medical Privacy Rights of Minors
    Lorman Education Services, 2017 and 2018
  • HIPAA Compliance for Business Associates
    Indiana State Bar Association Health Law Symposium, 2017
  • HIPAA & Litigation Procedural Implications
    Indiana Continuing Education Legal Forum, 2016
  • HIPAA Hot Topics, Managing Contracts & Conquering the BAA Blues
    Indiana State Bar Association Health Law Symposium, 2016
  • Handling Medical Record Confidentiality Breaches: Best Practices for Worst-Case Scenarios
    National Business Institute HIPAA Compliance Boot Camp, 2016
  • Privacy & Data Security Insight in the Health Care Field
    Indiana InfraSec Conference, 2016
  • HIPAA Compliance for Resident Training Programs: It Covers More Than You Think
    American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Residency Forum, 2016
  • HIPAA Responsibilities Lawyers Face
    Marion County Public Defenders CLE
  • Healthy Data, Health Patients: How Cybersecurity Influences Health Outcomes
    Indiana State Bar Association Health Law Symposium, 2015
  • What is Health Law? HIPAA
    American Bar Association, 2014

Firm Blog Contributions

  • Discerning Data – a forum that discusses developments in privacy, cybersecurity, information governance and data analytics
  • LaborSphere – a resource providing coverage and insights on breaking cases, recently enacted legislation and a broad range of labor issues

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association — Health Law Section Council, Secretary & Treasurer
  • Indiana Security and Privacy Network

Civic Activities

  • The Damien Center – Board of Directors 
  • Indianapolis Public Library Foundation – Imaginarium Committee 
  • United Way Leadership United , 2016-17
  • Leadership Indianapolis – Opportunity Indianapolis, 2014


  • Best Lawyers® — "Ones to Watch," Health Care Law, 2021-24
  • Faegre Baker Daniels — Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2019
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