Commercial Lawyer with Data Protection

Commercial Lawyer with Data Protection
  • £500 - £650 per Day
  • Temporary
  • London, England, UK & Channel Islands London London GBR EC4Y 0AH
Job Ref: CGJ921937076
Sector (PP or In-house): In-house
Practice Area: Commercial
Date Added: 05 January 2021

Our client is a FTSE 100 sports gaming and betting company are seeking an Interim Commercial Lawyer with Data protection experience. The role will be to advise on a wide range of commercial matters and other legal arrangements.


  • Advising on a wide range of commercial matters, contractual, services, and other legal arrangements which the firm relies on to support its trading business
  • Advising on related arrangements, including service level annexes, non-disclosure agreements, and data sharing and data processing agreements
  • Preparing and reviewing the firm's responses to data subject access requests
  • Advising generally on data protection issues, including as GDPR applies to different aspects of the firm's business activities
  • Supporting other members of the Legal team as necessary in drafting and other matters
  • Managing external counsel

Required skills and experience:

  • Qualified lawyer (3-6+ PQE)
  • Previous experience in broad areas of commercial practice gained with a reputable firm
  • A willingness to use his or her skills in a variety of different commercial and legal situations - the role would suit a lawyer who likes the challenge of applying his or her knowledge in new situations
  • Previous experience in-house is an advantage, particular in the regulated financial services sector - the role would suit a lawyer who is comfortable engaging one-to-one by phone or email with trading staff and other non-legal professionals
  • Solid drafting experience across a range of commercial and legal documentation
  • Previous experience of data protection issues, including data privacy law/GDPR and EU/UK data sharing post-Brexit
  • Previous experience of dealing with data subject access requests, and/or a willingness to adapt existing data protection knowledge in these circumstances
  • A willingness to support other members of the Legal team in drafting and other general legal matters
  • Comfortable dealing with legal/factual detail and understanding the context of new arrangements, without losing sight of the firm's commercial or business objectives

This role will initially be for 6 months on a daily rate basis. Daily rate subject to experience £500 -£650 a day.

If you feel you have the suitable level of experience please send your CV for consideration.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Chadwick Nott
04/02/2021 16:50:01
GBP 500 500
Contact Consultant:
Chris Goodman

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