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Mark Rumold

Electronic Frontier Foundation
Staff Attorney
Mark Rumold is a staff attorney at the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), where his work focuses primarily on government secrecy and national security surveillance issues.

As part of EFF's Transparency Project, Mark regularly represents EFF in cases under the federal Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). These cases have resulted in the release of tens of thousands of pages of previously secret government documents.

In addition to transparency work, Mark is counsel on a number of cases challenging the constitutionality of government national security surveillance programs and authorities, including challenges to NSA’s internet and call record surveillance programs and a challenge to the National Security Letter statute.

Mark is a graduate of Northwestern University and the University of California, Berkeley School of Law.