We are registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) as the Data Controller for the personal data that we hold and process.
Our registered address is:
24 The Ropewalk,
Our registration number is:
Our Data Protection Manager is:
24 The Ropewalk,
Tel: 0115 947 2581
Email: [email protected]
Barristers are individually registered as Data Controllers with the ICO, details of which may be found on their profiles on this website under – How I use your personal data.
Details of how data is collected may be found on this website:
As a Data Controller, the law requires us to have a “lawful basis” or legally-recognised reason for processing your personal data. You can find details of our lawful basis for processing your personal information on this website at the following locations:
You can find details of how we use your personal information on this website at the following locations:
You can find details of the personal information about you which we collect and process on this website at the following locations:
You can find details of who we may share your information with on this website at the following locations:
Your information may be disclosed:
We do not transfer any personal data outside the United Kingdom or the European Economic Area.
You can find details of how long we will retain your information by checking the following locations on this website:
You have a number of legal rights in relation to the personal data we hold about you. For example, you have to be informed about the information we hold and what we use it for, you can ask for a copy of the personal information we hold about you, you can ask us to correct any inaccuracies with the personal data we hold, or in some circumstances ask us to stop processing your details.
If we do something irregular or improper with your personal data you can seek compensation for any distress you are caused or loss you have incurred.
You have the right to complain to the UK supervisory authority for data:
Information Commissioner’s Office,
Tel: 0303 123 1113 (local rate) or 01625 545 745 if you prefer to use a national rate number.
You may request access to, correction of, or a copy of your information by contacting the Data Protection Manager.
We are committed to ensuring that your personal information is secure. To prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect.
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Our website contains links to other websites. Once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this policy. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
As a professional client instructing us or enquiring about our services, we may collect your contact details to add to our advertising database. We may use these details, primarily your email address, to provide you with:
We will only send you marketing messages where we have your valid consent or as otherwise permitted by law. You may however opt-out of receiving our marketing messages at any time, either via the “unsubscribe” button or by contacting our Data Protection Manager.
We may occasionally update this policy, which we will publish on this website. We recommend that you check our website at regular intervals so you can keep track of any changes to this policy