Professional Biography
Image of Cyrus Ansari

Cyrus E. Ansari Associate

  • Seattle

    D +1.206.359.3439

    F +1.206.359.4439


    1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4900

    Seattle, WA 98101-3099




Cyrus Ansari is a technology attorney who represents innovative companies in a wide variety of matters involving commercial transactions, intellectual property, and privacy. Cyrus advises clients on complex licensing, software development, and product counseling at every stage of commercialization. He also helps clients navigate privacy and data security regulations and other laws affecting the technology sector. His clients include startups and members of the Fortune 100 who offer consumer and enterprise products and services, such as cloud and SaaS solutions; mobile apps; video games; blockchain technologies and digital currencies; and social media, e-commerce, and other online platforms.

Cyrus' practical advice stems from his background in resolving disputes with counterparties and regulators concerning contracts and consumer protection issues across multiple areas of law, from data protection to gambling, antitrust, and securities.

Professional Recognition

  • Recognized by Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Technology Law; Commercial Litigation; Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants, 2022 – 2024

Professional Leadership

  • Washington State Bar Association, Corporate Counsel Section, Member
  • King County Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section, Member
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals, Member

Related Employment

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, Seattle, WA, Associate, 2017 – 2021
  • Sidley Austin LLP, New York, NY, Associate, 2013 – 2017




Bar and Court Admissions

  • Washington
  • New York


  • New York University School of Law, J.D., 2013, Articles Editor, Environmental Law Journal
  • University of Washington, B.A., International Studies, 2009