Mark Phillips holds an LL.B. and a B.C.L. from McGill University’s Faculty of Law, as well as a B.Sc. (Honours) in Computer Science from the University of Manitoba. His work at the Centre of Genomics and Policy is focused on comparative analyses of data protection, privacy, and cloud computing law and policy, particularly as they relate to bioinformatics. He is a former editor of both the McGill Journal of Law and Health and of the McGill Law Journal. His research interests also include computer-assisted legal research methodologies, mental health and disability, and law and social movements.