Kate Ackland Associate

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Kate Ackland

Kate Ackland

T: +44 20 7081 4174 M: +44 77 7408 1612 Email Kate | vCard Office: London

Kate is an associate in the firm's commercial, outsourcing and technology team. She assists clients with strategic advice on a range of commercial agreements and data protection related issues.
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Kate's main focus is on commercial contracts (including supply and distribution, franchise, manufacturing, wholesale, SaaS and service agreements) and data protection related matters, including advising clients on data protection risks relating to processing high risk personal data, the use of innovative technologies, cookie compliance, direct marketing, subject access requests, data breach notifications and drafting a broad range of data protection related documents and agreements.
  • Data protection and information
  • Commercial, outsourcing and technology

A large multinational FMCG company

Providing strategic legal support to the in-house privacy team focussing on privacy risk assessments, role and duties of the Data Protection Officer, data governance, privacy processes and drafting privacy-related documentation.


Advised Mercer on all data protection aspects relating to their participation in the Pensions Dashboard Programme, including issues which arose as a result of sharing member personal data with third parties.

A large property fund

Advised on the data protection issues relating to the implementation of a workplace experience app, including assisting with the drafting of the SaaS agreement and accompanying data protection terms.

A global banking institution

Advised on intragroup international transfers of personal data including project managing a substantial and complex transfer impact assessment project.

More: Data protection and information


Advising on agreements for the distribution of poultry throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

An international luxury hotel group

Advising on several brand partnership agreements to further develop the hotel's brand and growth strategy. 

A multinational tour bus operator

Advising on and drafting franchise agreements for multi-jurisdictional franchise partnerships.

More: Commercial, outsourcing and technology

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