Emma Drake, CIPP/E


Bird & Bird


Emma is a senior associate in Bird & Bird's Privacy and Data Protection practice. She works with a wide variety of organisations on the GDPR and UK data protection law, particularly in the life sciences and sports sectors. 


Emma has considerable regulatory affairs experience, having worked with organisations seeking amendments to the GDPR and UK's data protection framework. She was described as a "lead lawyer for sport on data protection" in the House of Lords debates on the UK's Data Protection Bill. Emma advises on all aspects of data protection law, including privacy policies and procedures, data processing and data sharing agreements, data protection impact assessments and data subject rights. She also advises on personal data breaches and e-privacy compliance.


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