BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

Data Protection Solicitor

£65,000.00 - 100,000.00
Private Practice
Contract Type:
Permanent role
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Data protection solicitor

BCL legal are currently assisting an international firm, with the recruitment of an data protection solicitor who is keen to help grow and build a leading data protection practice in Manchester.

You will be a data protection specialist as opposed to a commercial/IT lawyer with some data protection expertise and you will be given the opportunity to and supporting in building your own department.

You will be responsible for ensuring the Firm's use of personal data is compliant with US, EU, Asian and Middle Eastern data privacy laws and any other applicable global data privacy laws. You will provide advice to internal stakeholders on the use of data, between offices, across jurisdictions as well as working with clients to deal with any potential matters that may crop up.

You will be assisting on the specific data protection aspects of clients' corporate and commercial transactions (including corporate due diligence, transitional services agreements, outsourcing agreements, marketing agreements etc). working alongside the Financial Regulation team on the provision of data and FOI advice to retail banks, insurers and other financial services businesses, which comprise a significant part of the client base.

A key to the firm's success and their continued ability to deliver the highest quality service to clients their spirit of teamwork and shared commitment to quality across the offices worldwide that has long distinguished them from other law firms.

They are looking for the successful candidate to be interested in continuing to develop the firm's profile for data protection expertise, including assisting with the preparation of client briefings, articles, press commentary and client training.

As well as the chance to join a very established and expanding office you will also be provided with a generous total compensation package with bonuses awarded in recognition of both individual and firm performance.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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