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Data Protection and Cybersecurity Solicitor

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Location:
Leeds and West Yorkshire
Salary:
£44,000.00 - 62,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
JLAW/63098

Description

Data Protection and Cybersecurity Solicitor

This top ranking global firm has an opening for a solicitor to join its stand-alone data privacy and cybersecurity group and add value to the Leeds director-led team.

What's on offer?

- A dedicated stand-alone data protection group
- Small but growing team of 3 lawyers in the Leeds office, Director-led, forming part of the national and global group
- Working with household name national and global clients on a wide range of interesting and cutting-edge DP and cybersecurity projects
- Clients include a major US manufacturer, a global cosmetics retailer, a major energy supplier, several major sports clients, financial services clients and healthcare providers
- Very busy with GDPR projects right now, but already had a strong, established DP practice, so strong pipeline post GDPR
- Great access to major clients from day one
- Opportunity to run your own smaller projects with appropriate supervision, as well as working as part of the team on major DP projects
- Top market salary packages, as well as agile working options and flexible working patterns as required

Who are they looking for?

- A technically strong non-contentious commercial lawyer with some exposure to data privacy work, although re-training from an associated area such as IP is entirely possible
- Someone who is genuinely passionate about this constantly developing area of law and who wants to specialise within a dedicated team
- A lawyer who is good at analysing the application of the law and the risks to a specific client
- Strong academic profile as this is a technical practice area which is often academically challenging
- Upwards of 1PQE

Next steps

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