Data Privacy & Cyber Security Associate

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Highly competitive
Posted
27 Jan 2021
Closes
24 Feb 2021
Job Title
Associate
Practice Area
Data Protection
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Veritas is currently working with an international law firm that are seeking a Data Privacy & Cyber Security Associate / Senior Associate (3+ PQE) to join their London office.  

The firm is a full-service firm, recognised for their outstanding reputation in exciting sectors such as tech, consumer, life sciences, financial services, industrial and education. The firm has leading Data Protection team recognised in the Legal 500.

The highly regarded team is adept in all aspects of data protection law for a wide range of clients including both private and public and has several notable partners in the team. The team work on international projects for some of the largest clients in the world with significant expertise in cross border data privacy, FOIA and cyber security laws. An increase in work has resulted in the team looking to grow with the addition of a mid/snr associate.  

The role will involve advising clients on data projects internationally on both internal matters (employee & service/product) and customer data handling practices. In addition to advisory work the role will involve representing clients in investigations and any subsequent regulatory enforcement.

The successful candidate should be an experienced Associate with an excellent academic background. Experience in cyber security, data insight, innovation, GDPR, Brexit and data transfer mechanisms is preferred. Candidates with appropriate experience gained in common law jurisdictions are also encouraged to apply. 

A highly competitive salary and benefits package is on offer, commensurate with an international law firm in London. 


Veritas Partners is a leading boutique Legal Search firm in London, offering tailored career advice. If you would like to have a confidential discussion about this position, or other opportunities within the London Data Protection law market, please email sean.wesley@veritas-partners.co.uk or call 07541 644 267 for a confidential conversation.