Burness Paull

Data Protection & Information Law Department

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What the team is known for Serves an impressive UK and international roster of clients from its Scottish base. Data protection sector expertise spans the retail, financial services and technology sectors. Demonstrates a strong command of information rights, with expertise including the Freedom of Information Act and Environmental Information Regulations.

Strengths Interviewees state: "They have a very broad range of specialisms, which is very useful."

Clients say: "They give very good and very commercial advice."

"You want to work with people who are pragmatic and want to find solutions, and that is what they're like," says a source. "They can make the connection from the law to the working world."

Work highlights Advised Royal London on data protection relating to the sale of its defined benefit pension consulting and administration business to XPS Pensions Group.

Notable practitioners

David Goodbrand is a key contact.