Data Protection Associate

JMC Legal
England, London, City of London
£69000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
30 Jun 2022
21 Jul 2022
Aidan Smith
Job Title
Practice Area
Data Protection
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

This leading, full-service Legal 500 firm's reputation is first class; you will not be disappointed by the quality of the work they have running throughout.

They truly believe in a 'people-focused' approach giving everyone the chance to reach full potential and be supported to take valuable opportunities.

The Firm

Ranked in the Top 100, this firm are different to many other City firms - they have a unique progressive culture, and unlike other City firms, it is common for people to stay with them for their entire careers.

The firm is multi-service and is continuously evolving, and have a good blend of commercial and creativity. The firm has three offices across the country, and the Head Office is in the City of London.

The firm is known for dealing with the highest quality work, and the London office has 400 members of staff, and they punch well above their weight.

The firm values work-life balance and have a friendly, progressive and supportive team dynamic but handle a quality of work like that of much larger City firms.

The Role

Data and Information Solicitor (1-3 PQE) required to join a leading team in the heart of Central London.

You will join a highly regarded Legal 500 firm and work across their data protection and information law matters.

You'll work closely with a very experienced Partner within a key department for the firm, as well as other fee earners which regularly advise on GDPR and data protection related matters.

The sectors they tend to operate in include the Education and Charity sectors. The department houses a wealth of expertise. You will find that there is always a broad range of work, making for a more interesting role.

You'll work to ensure that for the firm's clients, there is consistent compliance with the Data Protection Act and GDPR, including T's&C's/policy updates, advising on/assisting with data requests, breach handling, responding to ICO investigations, etc.

You'll also be involved in information law matters, such as freedom of information, environmental information regulations & information-related aspects of cyber security/marketing.


  • England & Wales qualified Solicitor in Data/Regulatory 1-3 PQE and up - (no upper limit of PQE for this role)
  • Attention to detail and ability to see issues from a commercial perspective.
  • Keen, driven and ambitious attitude to provide the highest levels of services to clients

This is a real opportunity to become an important part of a successful Data and Information team in a leading City of London law firm.

Apply now for immediate consideration or give me a call for a confidential conversation.