Inayat is a U.S. qualified lawyer and works with the legal team on a range of issues. Prior to joining Privacy International, Inayat worked at Kitty Hawk Corporation, the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), and the Wikimedia Foundation in the San Francisco Bay Area in California where she focused on copyright law, trademark law, drone law, and other international law issues dealing with intellectual property. She also worked on legal issues related to the Internet of Things and the U.S. Constitution’s First Amendment. She is a Certified Information Privacy Professional – United States and Europe.
Inayat received her B.A. in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE) from Claremont McKenna College, her J.D. specializing in International Economic Law & Policy and Intellectual Property from the University of Arizona, and her LL.M. focusing on law and technology and corporate law from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law.