Sarah Pearce is a Partner in the Privacy and Cyber Security Practice of Paul Hastings and heads up our European team from the firm’s London office.
Ms. Pearce assists clients in identifying, evaluating and managing global privacy and information security risks and compliance issues and regularly navigates clients through data breach response and associated regulatory investigations and enforcement proceedings. Her experience includes conducting privacy impact assessments and advising on risk management associated with data collection/use, international data transfer and marketing issues together with the drafting of privacy notices, policies, standards, and processes. Ms. Pearce routinely advises clients on the privacy and data security provisions of complex commercial and technology-related contracts, as well as those arising in the context of corporate transactions.
While her focus is data privacy, security, and information management matters, Ms. Pearce has a background in technology transactions and her practice encompasses a broad range of commercial and IT/IP issues including supply, distribution, licensing and outsourcing arrangements, consumer rights, and ecommerce-related matters.
Ms. Pearce’s clients include a diverse selection in the U.S. and EMEA region, ranging from disruptive and growth stage companies to well-established multinational “household” brands.
Ms. Pearce often publishes editorial work and is a frequent speaker at international conferences.
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