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Ashley S. A. Jackson Associate

Areas of Practice


Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • California
  • Massachusetts


Boston University School of Law, J.D., 2011

University of Southern California, B.S., 2008


IAPP Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US, CIPP/Canada, CIPP/E, CIPM)

Ashley Jackson is an associate on Dykema’s privacy and data security team. Ms. Jackson is a certified information privacy professional who advises domestic and international clients on issues of breach response, litigation, employee training, risk assessment and management, policies and procedures, table top exercises related to cybersecurity and data privacy. Ms. Jackson is proficient in both U.S. and international privacy laws, including Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

In addition to her data security and privacy work, Ms. Jackson represents a wide array of financial services companies in state and federal litigation including class actions and litigation involving homeowners' association lien priority. Ashley regularly defends financial services providers against individual and class claims brought pursuant to RESPA, TILA, FCRA, FDCPA, and TCPA. Additionally, she defends mortgage lenders, servicers, and other financial services providers against borrower complaints alleging violations of state statutes, wrongful foreclosures, and debt collection statutes.


  • Law Clerk for the Honorable Susan E. Cox, United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2014
  • Law Clerk for the Honorable Rita M. Novak, Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division, Illinois, 2012-2014
  • Law Clerk for the Honorable Allen S. Goldberg, Circuit Court of Cook County, Law Division, Illinois, 2011-2012

Memberships & Involvement

  • The Chicago Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, Insurance Coverage Committee, Vice Chair
  • Black Women Lawyers Association of Chicago, Scholarship Fund Board, Chair
  • Literature for All of Us, Action Council, Member
  • University of Southern California, Chicago Alumni Club, Executive Board, Member
  • GRACE Mentoring Program, Co-Chair
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.