Randstad Remote Data Protection and Data Privacy Attorney in Chicago, Illinois

Remote Data Protection and Data Privacy Attorney

job details:

  • location:Chicago, IL

  • salary:$70 - $90 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, March 14, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:424105

  • questions:612.313.7997.

job description


  • One of the premier large consulting firms has a temporary need for an IT attorney with 4+ years' experience with legal issues surrounding data privacy, data protection and other technology related issues.


  • This is a temporary position expected to be 6-12 months in duration with the potential to turn into a permanent position.

  • Work will be on-site OR remote.

  • This is a full time position (40 hours/week).


  • Advise on matters related to data security and data privacy.

  • Advise on all data security and privacy matters related to the deployment of as suite of global business applications (e.g., Salesforce, Google, Workday, etc.).

  • Understand and investigate legal, compliance and risk management issues, negotiating with member firms, developing policies and procedures, writing and developing documentation and communications, and formulating views about potential legal problems and the impact of recent regulatory and legislative changes.


  • A JD and an active license to practice law.

  • 4+ years' experience in a law firm or as an in-house counsel.

  • A global perspective and an ability to build consensus are critical requirements.

  • A strong understanding of technology-related issues, specifically data protection, information governance, and technology deployment.

  • Experience working in an international environment and on cross-border legal issues highly desirable.

If interested, please respond with a copy of your resume.