Phillip Lee, CIPP/E, CIPM, FIP


Digiphile Services Limited

Managing Director, Solicitor

Phil Lee is a Partner in the Privacy and Information Law Group at Fieldfisher, and runs its US Office in Palo Alto, the heart of Silicon Valley. He holds CIPP(E) and CIPM status, and sits on the IAPP's Education Advisory Board.

Phil has particular specialisms in behavioural profiling and cookie regulation, e-marketing, and international data transfer strategies (including binding corporate rules). He has worked on numerous multi-jurisdictional data privacy projects across more than 80 countries. In addition to privacy and information law, Phil regularly advises on a wide variety of technology, social media, and e-commerce projects. Who's Who Legal has said that Phil "ranks among the finest practitioners" on data privacy and online regulation.

Phil holds an MA in Computer Science from Cambridge University and a postgraduate diploma in Intellectual Property from Bristol University. He is a frequent contributor to Fieldfisher's Privacy and Information Law blog ( and is also a contributing author to the IAPP's "European Privacy: Law and Practice for Data Protection Professionals" and Wolter Kluwers' "Global Privacy & Security Laws".


Contributions by Phillip Lee