Janet V. Hallahan


Janet has helped a wide variety of companies navigate complex corporate, technology, privacy/data security and intellectual property legal matters for over fifteen years.  She has worked as a corporate and technology attorney not only as a transactional firm attorney but also as in-house counsel in the healthcare industry and the cloud-based technology industry, and accordingly offers a unique perspective on corporate and technology matters.  Janet focusses her practice on corporate and technology transactions, commercial agreements, cloud computing/software, privacy and data security as well as the licensing, protection and sale of intellectual property and related commercial agreements.  She is certified as a CIPP/US information privacy professional by the International Association of Privacy Professionals.

Janet is an adjunct professor both at Temple University’s Beasley School of Law and Rutgers University School of Law where she teaches Healthcare Data Security, Privacy and Technology as well as general healthcare law.  She has regularly spoken about technology, privacy and governance matters. 

Prior to joining Practus, Janet served as Assistant General Counsel for Virtua Health, Inc. where she provided strategic legal advice on corporate, technology, privacy and other matters.  Janet has worked as a corporate and technology attorney at Morgan Lewis and Bockius, Dechert, and Troutman-Pepper.  She also served as a Law Clerk to the Hon. Joseph J. Farnan, Jr., Chief Judge, United States District Court for the District of Delaware.

When Janet is not working, she enjoys rowing in regattas, travelling the world with her family, and learning to play her father’s banjo.