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Mishcon de Reya LLP

Data Protection & Information Law

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What the team is known for

Notable team able to advise on the full range of data protection matters, while attracting particular praise for its strength in litigation such as major collective actions. Also recognised for its expert handling of non-contentious GDPR requirements and FOI mandates.

Strengths

Clients say: "The team is easy to engage with."

Sources report: "The team is efficient, practical and well connected."

Work highlights

Advised Draftkings on data protection policies and notices.

Notable practitioners

Adam Rose has a comprehensive data protection practice, covering all case brought under the DPA. He is also able to advise clients seeking disclosure of information under the FOIA.
"He has a profound knowledge and experience in data protection in the UK and globally.""He does a terrific job on cybersecurity matters."

Ashley Winton handles a range of GDPR matters, including advising companies on data transfers. He is also able to support with the implementation of privacy laws in matters of technology-based data processing, including ePrivacy.

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Overview

We act for data controllers, data processors and data subjects on a range of data protection and information law issues, advising our clients on how best to achieve their strategic objectives within an evolving regulatory regime. We are at the forefront of developments in this area, advising clients across a variety of sectors and providing thought leadership, including on the significant issues raised by AdTech, big data, AI and blockchain. We have been supporting students failed by the 'exam algorithm' who took the International Baccalaureate last year and we are acting in the first case against the global mandatory disclosure rules under FATCA. The role of data in society is a key issue for us. 

We advise on compliance with GDPR and related legislation and assist with the implementation of data protection policies and procedures. We routinely deal with and advise on the response to any data incidents that may arise, and/or complaints received from individuals. 

Our team comprises data protection and data theft lawyers alongside non-lawyer data protection advisers and cyber security specialists, with backgrounds in management consultancy and cyber security.

For data subjects, we work closely with our Reputation Management team on a range of data protection and privacy issues against a range of institutions, the media, political parties, banks and other organisations. 

Data Protection & Information Law

Mishcon de Reya LLP

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Location

Africa House

70 Kingsway

London

Greater London

UK

WC2B 6AH

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

UK-wide

Data Protection & Information Law


Adam Rose
Band 4
Ashley P Winton
Band 2