Areas of Practice
Education
  • American University Washington College of Law, J.D., 2014, Senior Staff, American University Business Law Journal
  • Wesleyan University, B.A., American History, 2009
Bar & Court Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • New York

Brooke Olaussen

Attorney
1330 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20036
TEL: +1 202 429 6439
FAX: +1 202 429 3902

Brooke Olaussen is an attorney in Steptoe's Washington office, where she is a member of the Telecom, Internet & Media Group.

Prior to joining Steptoe, Ms. Olaussen was the Consumer Protection Fellow at the Electronic Privacy Information Center, where she worked on emerging consumer privacy, data security, and government transparency issues.  She also worked as a legal fellow and law clerk at the Federal Trade Commission’s Division of Privacy and Identity Protection in 2014.  While there she assisted in investigations of potentially deceptive or unfair acts and practices by companies and worked on the litigation teams of two leading cybersecurity cases, Wyndham and LabMD.

Ms. Olaussen was also a judicial intern to the Hon. Laura Cordero at the Superior Court of the District of Columbia, as well as a law clerk at the Broadcasting Board of Governors in the Office of General Counsel.