Nicola Thoday

Senior Data Protection and Privacy Solicitor

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Nicola is a Senior Solicitor specialising in Privacy, GDPR and Information law.

Nicola is a highly experienced lawyer with a wealth of experience advising a range of clients from Chief Executives, to Councilors, schools and other organisations. She advises on new ideas or making current processes GDPR compliant. Usually with a focus on large scale projects or those concerning sensitive or health information. She is able to balance intellectual legal analysis with practicalities and the client's commercial objectives.

Nicola has worked on:

  • Information security breaches and loss of information.
  • Liaising with the Information Commissioner regarding data breaches and complaints.
  • Compliance assessments and advice on behalf of the Data Protection Officer on Data Protection Impact Assessments
  • Handling complex Subject Access Requests
  • Providing advice on Information handling responsibilities.
  • Advise on direct marketing and targeted marketing on social media and the use of cookies.
  • Drafting Information Sharing Agreements, Data Processing Agreements and bespoke contracts.

Nicola's interest in the law started when she became an Usher in the Magistrates Court. Thereafter she completed a Law Degree and Masters in UK Human Rights. After qualifying in 2009, she worked for 13 years in local government advising on various large scale projects involving the personal information and sensitive information of thousands of often vulnerable individuals. 

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Nicola Thoday

Nicola Thoday

Senior Data Protection and Privacy Solicitor

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