Senior Commercial & Privacy Lawyer (m/w/x)

To strengthen our team in Germany (Berlin, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg or Munich) or London we are looking for committed and highly qualified Senior Commercial & Privacy Lawyer (m/f/x).

Your Tasks

Play a key advisory role to support the firm’s practice groups and business services teams internally in relation to:

  • Contractual/commercial matters: reviewing and negotiating client and supplier terms of engagement
  • Privacy/data protection matters: advising on data subjects’ rights under the applicable data protection frameworks; developing and reviewing privacy policies and procedures
  • Internal projects e.g. reviewing and advising on IT system upgrades/changes and new technologies

Your Profile

  • Qualified lawyer with a minimum 3 years’ relevant experience
  • Expert working knowledge of contractual law and German/European data protection law, ideally data privacy qualification
  • Excellent English and German language skills written and spoken; willingness to travel occasionally between UK and Germany
  • Confident communicator, able to build relationships and influence consensual outcomes at all levels within the firm
  • Ability to work calmly under pressure and operate with considerable autonomy

Our Offer

  • Attractive premises with good infrastructure around the office
  • Ergonomic workplace and modern equipment
  • Complimentary coffee, tea, water, soft drinks and fresh fruits
  • Employee events and activities
  • Excellent training and development opportunities

Learn more about Freshfields here.

We are looking forward to your application (letter of motivation, CV in English and relevant credentials), indicating your earliest possible start date and your salary expectations. Not the job you were searching for? We are very sorry. Please feel free to forward this job advertisement to friends who could be interested.


Anna Lena Fuchs
Human Resources
Feldmühleplatz 1
40545 Düsseldorf
T +49 211 49 79 135

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