Birmingham, West Midlands
about 1 year ago
Experienced data protection lawyer sought by leading national law firm to join their established national Privacy and Data team to support on both UK and international work. The firm believes in working collaboratively, which means the success candidate will be expected to work with colleagues across the national team as well as having the chance to build their own practice and clients within their local office.
The team forms part of the firm's national commercial group, working closely with colleagues specialising in TMT, IP Commercial Contracts, Financial Services. The team also work on projects with colleagues in the employment and corporate practices.
The data protection team act for a great mix of clients including; FTSE Plcs, international household names and innovative start-ups, providing everything from general advisory and transactional services through to bespoke data breach response services, data protection audits and compliance programmes, and outsourced Data Protection Officer (DPO) services. The team included a number of leaders in their field, with specialist knowledge and extensive experience of dealing with the full remit of partner and collaborative relationships.
The ideal candidate will be an experienced Data Protection lawyer with circa 4-8 years PQE and a proven track record of advising on privacy and data matters, preferably including transactional and international experience. They will enjoy business development and providing excellent client service. This is a great opportunity to join a supportive and friendly team, with a clear pathway for progression.
The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.