Nicola Fulford | London | Hogan Lovells

Nicola Fulford

Partner Global Regulatory



Fulford Nicola

Nicola Fulford
Fulford Nicola
  • Overview
  • Experience
  • Credentials
  • Insights and events
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Nicola Fulford frequently advises clients on issues such as privacy policies and international data transfers. Sources say she is "outstanding" and "has a very good understanding of the subject."

Chambers UK 2020

Nicola Fulford advises clients on the full range of Privacy and Cybersecurity issues from international data transfers and privacy policies to online profiling, marketing consents, impact assessments and compliance strategies. She provides pragmatic, solutions-focused advice, with a good understanding of technology.

Knowing data protection challenges can arise at any time, she guides clients through the regulatory and reputational challenges. Nicola is a trusted advisor to companies, whether responding to breaches, dealing with regulators, negotiating agreements or considering the optimal way to balance data protection risk and business and customer expectation.

Nicola is a member of the LexisNexis Information Law consulting editorial board. She regularly speaks and is published on information law issues and has written sections of key text books.

Nicola has particular understanding of the demands of putting compliant projects into operational practice, having worked in-house for an investment bank and an IT services company and been seconded as Privacy Counsel to a leading Internet company.

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" Nicola Fulford is "really pragmatic" and "talks in a way which makes things very clear and easy to understand," say sources. "

Chambers UK 2019

Representative experience

Full GDPR assessment and remediation for clients in diverse sectors, including financial exchange, accountancy, ISP, online gambling, ticketing sales and online retail.
Advising a digital transformation professional services firm on GDPR compliance and its Binding Corporate Rules application.
Advising a leading insurer on its GDPR compliance programme, including contracts, data retention, legitimate interests assessments and privacy policy notifications.
Advising on data sharing, anonymisation, pseudonymisation and privacy by design for data in the pensions, life insurance and healthcare sectors.
Providing DP and PECR advice for Wi-Fi infrastructure.
Advising multiple digital marketing and advertising agencies and publishers on compliance with GDPR, direct marketing and cookie laws.


  • LL.B., University of Birmingham, Hons, 1995
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Solicitor, England and Wales
  • Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/E)
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)