Data Protection Lawyer

Leeds, England, West Yorkshire
£62000.00 per annum
14 Sep 2017
12 Oct 2017
Rachael Mann
Sector/Practice Area
Intellectual Property, Data Protection
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Full time

A top legal 100 law firm is looking for a technology solicitor with c 5 yrs pqe upwards specialising in data protection to join their team based in Leeds. You will be joining a cutting edge team who have an international reach and work on some highly complex and interesting matters.

The role will include delivering data projects for clients including giving advice on data and privacy matters to both new and existing clients and assisting with data protection in a transactional context. Our client is specifically interested in candidates who have data protection experience within the financial services sector but it's not a prerequisite. Although the majority of your work will be around data protection you will also get the opportunity to work on more general commercial work specifically within the IT sector. With a blue chip client base this firm offers access to really sophisticated work and clients and would be a great platform to really develop your career from.

If you want a role that offers you client contact this role could be perfect for you; you will be encouraged to help drive the business forward by targeting data protection work from new and existing clients, you would be given every support in doing this both from the team and by way of training.

Our client envisages that a suitable candidate for role will have 5 or more years PQE. However, this has been given as an approximate and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant knowledge/experience.

For more information on this data protection role in Leeds please contact Rachael Mann (or another member of our Private Practice team) at Sacco Mann. However, if this role isn't for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals. For full terms please see our website