Nordic GDPR & Data Privacy Partner or Senior Associate to the Bird & Bird Stockholm office
Bird & Bird is a highly respected international law firm. But that’s only part of the story. We’ve built our reputation not only on exceptional legal expertise, but also on our ability to think beyond the details of law to meet our clients' needs. We have over 1,200 lawyers worldwide working as a single, cohesive team across 29 offices in Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific. In other parts of the world we work with a network of trusted partners, giving us genuine global reach. Our vision is to be the number one law firm for organizations being changed by technology or the digital world.
We are currently looking for a Nordic GDPR & Data Privacy Partner or Senior associate with advisory, leadership and business development talent and ambition, and the skillset to join our international team, working out of the Stockholm office. We expect you to take a leadership role in our local DP team of currently two associates. As a member of the international DP group, you and the team will be extensively involved in joint projects and we also expect you to build further business together with other partners and from your own portfolio and network.
Our International Privacy & Data Protection Group is top ranked. We offer advice across Europe and Asia including:
· GDPR implementation;
· Binding Corporate Rules and other data transfer mechanisms;
· Handling security breaches and enforcement action;
· Litigation including before the CJEU;
· Advising on commercial exploitation of information and protection of databases;
· Seeking to influence legislative bodies and enforcement agencies.
To be successful in this role, you will be required to demonstrate extensive previous data privacy experience. You are analytical, commercially minded and able to apply your technical excellence in a practical way. You are driven by successful co-operation, good results and satisfied clients and a proven business developer. You have an excellent command in both the Swedish and English language.
Bird & Bird offers you an opportunity to work at one of the most innovative law firms in the world. The firm offers excellent prospects for progression and our culture provides all our people with world-class support to achieve their ambitions and goals.
"Sources are eager to praise the team, reporting: "They are easy to work with, responsive and have real expertise. Their international reach is invaluable for multi-country projects."
Chambers Global, 2018
"Their data protection work is impeccable."
Chambers Global, 2017
"A team that is top quality and can handle the big work"
Chambers Global, 2016
If you have any questions, or would like more information, please contact our HR Manager Josefine Meimermondt on 08-506 320 00 or email@example.com, who will be happy to help.
To apply, please follow the link www.twobirds.com to send your CV and cover letter.