Contentious Cyber Lawyer

  • Job Reference: 73779
  • Date Posted: 3 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Market
  • Sector: Commercial Lit, Data Protection, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marian Lloyd-Jones
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description


A global law firm.


A contentious cyber lawyer 5-8pqe is sought to join a team dealing with clients facing an ever growing exposure to cyber risk.

The firm's global multidisciplinary team of lawyers and operational consultants advise on all issues surrounding cyber security, from building cyber resilience, through to incident response, and post-incident remediation, providing a holistic and tailored client service.

The team works closely with the non-contentious regulatory cyber security/data protection team, and as a firm provides a market leading Global offering in this area.


A Senior Associate with 5-8pqe, you will support existing clients with new data breach of ransomware attacks as part of a reactive caseload, whilst continuing to develop a proactive, cyber "assurance/resilience" offering to clients.

This is your opportunity to become an integral member of the Litigation and Regulatory Group and to assist with a broad range of high profile and complex Cyber Security and Data Litigation issues arising across the UK and internationally.

The team is regularly instructed in contentious data and cyber matters being reactive and able to respond to security incidents swiftly on a global level. The role will be heavily involved in high value and complex disputes including contentious data privacy, regulatory enforcement, cyber security, major incident response and investigations and artificial intelligence regulation.

The role can be based in any of the firm's UK offices but will also require travel to client sites and other UK and international offices from time to time.

A Solicitor or Barrister, qualified ideally in England & Wales or a Commonwealth jurisdiction, you will have strong experience focussing on cyber litigation gained in a leading regional or City firm

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.