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Job Reference: AS519

Legal Counsel - Technology

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Position: Legal Counsel - Technology
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Ellie Langley

Job Description

Errington Legal are currently seeking a talented and enthusiastic lawyer with 3+ years’ PQE, and significant experience in advising on technology contracts and data protection issues to join our clients' team based in Cambridge.

Working closely with the Senior Counsel and the General Counsel you will work as part of a small Technology and Data team, and will have a crucial role as the primary technology lawyer. The role will offer the candidate an exciting and varied caseload, providing legal advice and support, training and the creation of templates related to data protection and freedom of information.

You will be skilled in contract review, drafting and negotiation allowing you to work effectively, both with a high degree of autonomy and as part of the wider Technology and Data team.

You will be a strong communicator with lots of energy and enthusiasm for your chosen field, as well as a collaborative and supportive approach to working with others, providing expert guidance in a way which enables colleagues to achieve their objectives.

“Without Errington Legal’s knowledge of the legal market and strong relationships with local firms, I would not have been able to secure the role that I did”. Solicitor, Cambridge

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact ellie.langley@erringtonlegal.co.uk
Errington Legal is a legal specialist recruiter covering Solicitor and Legal Support vacancies. As specialists we are able to offer candidates access to the finest legal firms in the area, excellent market knowledge, and support throughout every stage of the process (all applications are confidential)

To apply call us on 0121 673 1891

Team Contact: Ellie Langley

Ellie joined Errington Legal in June 2015, having come from a legal background - following completion of a Graduate Diploma in Law, she worked as a paralegal within both private practice and in-house environments. Ellie's experience of the recruitment process from the candidate's point of view helps her to bring an understanding and intuitive approach to her role with Errington Legal. Outside o…


In 2015 Eleanor helped us successfully recruit our first Group Head of Legal Affairs. As a new role to the organisation we appreciated that Eleanor took the time to speak with all of the relevant stakeholders within Cambridge Assessment to understand the type of person that would fit in well. With an understanding of our organisation she created a strong foundation that supported the search throughout its entirety. The shortlisting options that Eleanor provided highlighted just how well she knows the legal market and represented her strong understanding of our requirements. If you are looking for an expert in Legal recruiting, someone who truly understands good cultural fit, then I would recommend Errington Legal.
Liz Allan - Group HR Director , Cambridge Assessment


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