In the last year alone we have :
However it’s not all about big numbers and high-profile projects; the real success of our business comes from the ability of our teams to provide fantastic service and create long-lasting relationships.
An experienced regulatory lawyer to support the firm’s clients on all matters involving data protection, and information law issues.
The department in which you will be based is currently made up of three partners : Richard Tinham (Head of Department) James Duncan and John Hiscock, a corporate associate, a corporate / commercial lawyer and 2 trainees.
A partner, Jon Baldwin, in our ecclesiastical team and other fee earners in the firm regularly advise on GDPR and data protection related matters from the perspective of specific sectors such as ecclesiastical and education.
Client base and type of work
Typical work will include assisting clients to ensure continued compliance with the Data Protection Act and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) including terms and conditions and policy updates, advising on and assisting with data subject requests, breach handling and responding to ICO investigations, together with a variety of other information law matters, including freedom of information, the environmental information regulations and information related aspects of cyber security and marketing law.
Aims of the department
Aims of the role :
To deliver an expert service providing high quality, specialist information law advice at rates that are highly competitive with the City.
To raise internal cross-selling profile and firm opportunities as well as the team’s external profile for data protection and information law related advice through quality of service and networking, supporting all WS teams that are involved in matters of data protection or otherwise requiring an experienced working knowledge of information law.
Requirements for the role :
The confidence and ability to take on new technically complex areas of work, both independently and supervised (as necessary) and develop a loyal following both internally and externally.
As a department, we help clients face a constantly-changing regulatory landscape, so adaptability is key.