Jonathan McDonald, Senior Associate
Jonathan is a commercial lawyer with a particular focus on data protection and technology.
SummaryJonathan is a commercial lawyer with a particular focus on data protection. He also has extensive experience of advising on complex commercial transactions, frequently with a technology focus.
Jonathan is admitted to practise in England and Wales.
- Advising businesses, ranging from multinationals to growth companies, on their data protection compliance programmes (including in relation to the new General Data Protection Regulation)
- Advising on cross border and domestic data transfers, including advising on the risks faced by businesses transferring personal data to the US in the wake of the CJEU’s annulment of Safe Harbor
- Advising businesses on preparing for and dealing with data security breaches
- Advising businesses on their policies and practices regarding data subject access requests and other third party requests for access to personal data
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Preparing your business for data protection regulation reform
Finally, after three years of discussions and negotiations, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been agreed.