Need help hiring top legal talent? Contact our team.
Company logo

Privacy Lawyer

Legal.io
Posted May 10
Full Time

Legal.io is a community and recruitment network that connects legal professionals to opportunities at top-tier, high-growth technology companies.

Apply to this job if you’d like to be notified of future full-time or part-time opportunities that are a good fit for your profile. You’ll also receive an invitation to our community and exclusive event invites in your area.

—-------

We’re looking to build out our roster of high-caliber privacy counsel for full time and part time roles.

In particular, we’re seeking individuals with the following experience:

What You’ll Do:

  • Manage privacy program compliance, including data subject rights requests, data inventory, records retention, privacy by design
  • Counsel and advise on data protection provisions in commercial contracts, including updating templates and negotiating data processing addendums and business associate agreements
  • Support internal security teams on incident response, threat detection, containment, and mitigation
  • Drive awareness on data privacy and security issues, including development of training, policies, and guidelines that help business stakeholders spot and address data security and privacy issues as they emerge
  • Track, plan for, and monitor local, national and global laws impacting privacy matters

Who You Are:

  • Experienced legal professional with a track record of supporting in-house teams in a privacy counsel role
  • Highly organized and motivated
  • Able to work well both as part of a team and independently, with a proven track record of success working with senior management
  • Positive mentality and willingness to tackle new and ever-changing business needs

Required Qualifications:

  • J.D. from an accredited law school
  • Active admission to the bar of any state
  • 5+ years of directly related legal experience
  • Solid understanding of major privacy laws like GDPR, CCPA, CPRA, and/or PIPEDA

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience representing companies in the technology sector
  • CIPP/US certification preferred
  • In-house experience in addition to strong law firm experience

After applying here, we’ll add you to our network of candidates. When a new opportunity pops up that is a fit for your skillset and availability, we’ll send you specific details via email.

Don’t worry, we’ll always confirm role details, availability, and your interest prior to sharing your profile with clients.

By joining Legal.io, you’ll also have access to:

  • Salary Tool : a real-time database of 500+ unique salary data points.
  • Job Board + Job Digest : Unique temporary and full-time/permanent job opportunities at some of the world’s leading in-house legal departments and firms.
  • Roles : Invitations from our talent team to our most-sought after roles.
  • Events + Networking : the opportunity to connect with peers at other top-tier technology companies to build your network, learn and grow with our community.

-----

Legal.io is committed to the principle of equal opportunity. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, military and veteran status or any other basis protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.