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DATE ADDED: Mon 27/04/2020

Data Privacy Solicitor

London, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent, Full Time

SALARY: £90000 - £135000 per annum


We are delighted to be recruiting for our client a well-respected international law firm who are currently looking for an experienced Data Protection Solicitor / Cyber Security Solicitor (c4-6PQE).

Having worked at the cutting edge of sourcing and technology work for many years, this TEAM is made up of authoritative lawyers in the field, as well as lead thinkers.

Turn to this TEAM for support in structuring and negotiating sourcing solutions that will meet clients' business objectives and to obtain strategic advice that delivers cost savings and transformational benefits.

Clients include world-leading corporations and government entities dealing with technology projects in the sectors of media, telecoms, energy, transportation, infrastructure, financial institutions, government, health care, real estate, hotels, retail and more.


The FIRM has an opportunity for an experienced Privacy and Data Protection Solicitor to join the highly-ranked Privacy and Cyber Security Group based in London.

The matters YOU may well be dealing with could include-
*Drafting, reviewing & amending a range of Privacy / Data Protection documentation
*Advising clients on a variety of Privacy and Data Protection matters
*Supporting clients on global projects, including:
*Managing large GDPR projects and advising on the implementation of the UK Data Protection Bill
*Having an understanding of DP laws outside the UK
*Data transfers
*BCRs and Model Contracts Projects
*Contribute to BD and marketing activities
*Coach and mentor junior members of the team
*Provide thought leadership and raise the profile of the firm externally
*Required experience, skills and attributes
*Having obtained some experience in all, or some, of the following would be preferable but is not essential:


To be successful YOU will:-
*Ideally be circa 4-6PQE;
*Be comfortable advising clients on a range of Privacy / Data Protection documentation & legal matters
*Be working within a top tier Scottish, UK or international firm;
*Have a very strong academic track record;
*Be used to operating within the EU Regulatory framework & advising on GDPR;
*Have experience of Cyber risk and data breach / dealing with the DPAs;
*Have exposure to Data transfers & Data localisation;
*Be used to Adtech, consumer data exploitation and strategy, as well as the Internet of Things and connected devices & DSAR and Individual Rights;
*Have exposure to DP Audits and risk assessments, Direct Marketing, HR data compliance, ICO /WP29 Guidance and case law & Information Security

IN ADDITION you will have:-
*A proven track record of marketing and business development
*Experience in writing articles and speaking at conferences
*An active involvement in industry groups
*Strong client facing skills
*Experience gained in house within an industry leading organisation (beneficial).

An excellent opportunity to join a fabulous TEAM with named lawyers and boost your skill sets and career progression.

If you would like to speak with one of our retained Consultant Andrew Nelson in respect of this position or similar vacancies, or if you would like a discussion about your career or the market in general please do call in the strictest confidence on any of the listed numbers or emails
Legal Works Recruitment
Legal Works Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Role: Data Privacy Solicitor
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Location: London,

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