Data Protection Solicitor / Associate

Job Title: Data Protection Solicitor / Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Flexible
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
REF: 2127
Contact Name: Edward Sorrell
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This is an exciting opportunity for a Data Protection Solicitor with 3+ PQE to join a pioneering national commercial law firm. 

In this role you'll handle a caseload of non-contentious data protection matters, with an emphasis on providing GDPR advice to SME businesses (from start up to scale up). You'll be able to work remotely from wherever you want; you can work from home if you choose, or spend part of the week at the firm's offices in Manchester, Birmingham, Sheffield, Cambridge, London or Oxford, it’s up to you. 

Data Protection Solicitor – Remote  

The company & role  

  • An innovative and ambitious firm with multiple offices across the UK, the firm support entrepreneurial businesses from start-up to scale-up and beyond 

  • A disrupter to the legal market, they describe themselves as ‘the Netflix of the legal world’ 

  • They foster a working environment with no politics, no bureaucracy and a great team of people who all play a fundamental part in the success and continued growth of the business 

  • The firm care a great deal about their employees’ work-life balance and allow all of their lawyers to work fully remotely 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Birmingham, Sheffield, Cambridge, London etc.  

Added extras and benefits   

  • An extremely lucrative bonus structure which enables some lawyers to earn up to £10k per year in bonuses  

  • Excellent infrastructure and support staff 

  • Pension   

  • Work when you want, wherever you want  

  • Healthcare equivalent to many UK top 100 firms  

The ideal candidate  

  • A Data Protection Solicitor with 3+ years’ PQE  

  • Will have a strong academic background  

  • A hard-working team player focused on getting the very best result for their clients  

  • A confident and articulate communicator  

How to apply for this Data Protection Solicitor role  

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above.   

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Adam on 03300 245 606 or email  

Adam is a Junior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of corporate commercial and real estate lawyers. Working with departments across the North West, he recruits for roles at all levels, from paralegal to partner. If you’re a commercial solicitor looking to make a move, Adam can help you find the right role.  

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