In House Data Protection Counsel

  • Job Reference: 72546
  • Date Posted: 18 November 2022
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Excellent
  • Sector: Commercial Contracts, Data Protection, In House
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marian Lloyd-Jones
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description


A leading professional services firm with expertise in financial and legal services,


An In House Data Protection Counsel is now sought to support the Legal department.

Primary responsibilities will include:

Addressing data privacy compliance and providing pragmatic solutions for data privacy issues to internal stakeholders from across the entire group;

Gaining hands-on experience in all aspects of data privacy compliance and influencing the direction of the approach towards data privacy compliance in all of the jurisdictions where the firm operates; and

Working closely with the firm's multi-disciplinary Risk & Compliance department.


A solicitor or barrister admitted England & Wales, with 3-6pqe gained through a combination of private practice and in-house settings.

A substantial portion of your post-qualification experience must have been gained in actually advising on privacy/data protection matters.

You are likely to have experience of advising on and negotiating commercial contracts and have a thorough technical understanding of GDPR, as well as the way in which GDPR is implemented in at least one of the following European jurisdictions: Ireland, Jersey, Luxembourg, Netherlands, or the UK;

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