Ellie Hughes

Ellie Hughes

Associate
London

Email ellie.hughes@​hoganlovells.com

Phone +44 20 7296 7267

Fax +44 20 7296 2001

LanguagesEnglish

Practice groupGlobal Regulatory

As part of the Global Regulatory group, Ellie Hughes is an associate in the Privacy and Cybersecurity team. Her work includes assisting clients on a variety of data protection and cybersecurity matters, and working closely with the firm's offices in Europe and the United States to assist clients in an international context. Ellie provides advice on matters including international compliance measures, direct marketing and handling data subject rights requests.

Ellie has experience advising on aspects of data protection compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation and the UK's Data Protection Act. Amongst other things, she has worked on various multi-jurisdictional projects, advised on the privacy considerations when carrying out COVID-19 related processing, advised on the data protection implications of a strategic acquisition, and helped clients fulfil their obligations to honour individual rights in the privacy context.

Education and admissions

Education

LPC, BPP University Law School, 2017

LL.B., University of Birmingham, 2016

Bar admissions and qualifications

Solicitor, England and Wales

Related industries

Technology & Telecoms

Related practices

Privacy and Cybersecurity

Representative experience

Advising on the privacy law considerations when undertaking COVID-19 related processing, both within the UK and internationally.

Advising on the impact of European and UK domestic privacy law and regulation, and working closely with the firm's offices in Europe and the United States to assist clients in an international context.

Assisted a retail organisation to undertake a data protection impact assessment of the use of its verification tools.

Assisted a large pharmaceutical company in the update of its document suite for Brexit data privacy considerations.

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