Eleonor Duhs




Eleonor specialises in privacy and information law at Fieldfisher LLP in London.  She was the UK Government’s lead lawyer in EU negotiations on the GDPR. 

Eleonor has extensive experience advising on Brexit.  Before joining Fieldfisher LLP in September 2018 she was a Senior Lawyer at the Department  for Exiting the European Union, where she led on aspects of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, the Withdrawal Agreement and the framework for the future UK-EU relationship.  She was the Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s lead lawyer on the European Union (Referendum) Act 2015.


Contributions by Eleonor Duhs

  • Brexit or Bust: A ‘No Deal’ for U.K. Adequacy?
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2019
  • Working with the U.K. Data Protection Act 2018
    Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Intensive: UK 2019
  • Laying the Odds: How to Prepare for Brexit's Possibilities
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2018