K Poetzel

Kristen N. Poetzel

1275 Drummers Lane
Wayne, PA 19087

Office: (267) 930-4790
Fax: (267) 930-4771


University of Maryland
School of Law
Juris Doctor, 2016

Frostburg State University
Bachelor of Science in Psychology
cum laude, 2013


  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey

Kristen Poetzel is an associate attorney at Mullen Coughlin LLC. Ms. Poetzel assists organizations in preparation for and response to data security events and regulatory investigations. After a data security event has occurred, Ms. Poetzel assists clients in addressing crucial points of fact and law quickly and effectively, including: determining the nature and scope of the intrusion; identifying affected individuals and types of information involved; determining what state, federal, and foreign laws govern the client’s notice of the incident; and preparing legally compliant notices to affected individuals and appropriate regulators. Prior to joining Mullen Coughlin, Ms. Poetzel worked for a Philadelphia law firm where she counseled corporate clients on a variety of matters, including mergers, acquisitions, contracts, real estate purchases, and negotiations.