Alan Butler

Alan Butler is Senior Counsel at the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) in Washington, DC. In that capacity, Mr. Butler manages EPIC’s appellate litigation, including the Amicus Program, and files briefs in emerging privacy and civil liberties cases before the U.S. Supreme Court and other appellate courts. Mr. Butler has argued on behalf of EPIC in privacy and open government cases. Most recently, Mr. Butler authored EPIC’s brief in Riley v. California, which was cited in the Supreme Court’s unanimous opinion upholding Fourth Amendment protections for cell phones.