Mandy Stanton

Mandy L. Stanton

Phone:(501) 688.8844
Location: Little Rock
Bar Admissions: Arkansas

Ms. Stanton advises business entities and individuals in commercial transactions including lending, real estate, entity formation, mergers and acquisitions, contractual drafting and negotiations and general business matters. Prior to joining Mitchell Williams, she served as legal counsel for an international information technology and data marketing firm, where she primarily drafted and negotiated contracts with a wide variety of companies from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies for the sale of services and procurement of data for marketing and analytic purposes and contributed to privacy impact assessments. Ms. Stanton has also been a commercial real estate compliance officer with the nation’s fifth largest commercial bank.  


  • Assists clients in evaluating and managing risks associated with privacy and data security practices, including incident readiness and response
  • Advises clients on state and federal privacy and data security requirements, including structure and implementation of privacy policies and programs
  • Advise and assist clients on various information security and privacy issues, including security breach notification laws, information governance issues and vendor management procedures
  • Supports clients in drafting and negotiating complex commercial contracts to ensure responsible access, transfer and use of data and associated intellectual property
  • Contributor to the establishment and implementation of construction lending compliance and audit procedures for a 22-state divisional footprint
  • Authored Cybersecurity Best Practices; The Arkansas Lawyer, Vol. 51 No. 4/Fall 2016
  • Participant in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s 2016 Cybersecurity Tabletop Exercise at the Clinton School of Public Service

Reported Cases


  • International Association of Privacy Professionals Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) (2015)
  • University of Arkansas School of Law J.D. (2004)
  • University of Arkansas B.A. in Journalism (2001)


  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Arkansas Bar Association
  • Member, Pulaski County Bar Association
  • Former Adjunct Professor, University of Central Arkansas
  • Member, Ozark Mission Project Board of Directors