Jo is a Senior Counsel and an information rights specialist in the Commercial Technology and Data team. She has over ten years of experience advising on contentious and non-contentious data and IP matters. Jo works with clients of all sorts to develop data privacy strategies. Jo has extensive experience of managing cybersecurity breaches and data and confidential information-focused litigation.
Much of Jo's work involves explaining complex privacy issues to groups of all ability levels; and in addition to running popular privacy training courses she is a leading proponent of Taylor Wessing's innovative legal design programme, tackling legal problems of all sorts with user focused design-thinking.
She was listed as a Rising Star by Managing Intellectual Property in 2017, 2018 and 2019 and as one of Global Data Review's Top 40 Under 40 in 2018.
|Since 2021||Senior Counsel, Taylor Wessing|
|2017 - 2021||Senior Associate, Taylor Wessing|
|2016 - 2017||Associate, Taylor Wessing|
|2015 - 2016||Associate, Shoosmiths|
|2011 - 2015||Solicitor, Shoosmiths|
|2010 - 2011||In-house legal advisor, DHL|
|2009 - 2011||Trainee Solicitor, Shoosmiths|
|2012||LLM Intellectual Property, University of London|
|2011||Admitted as a lawyer, England, Wales|
|2009||Legal Practice Course, City Law School, London|
|2007||Graduate Diploma in Law, Inns of Court School of Law, London|
|2006||BA Hons Modern History and Politics, University of Oxford|
Landmark Decisions of the European Court of Justice, Larcier, 2014, p 45-60
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Purposeful processing: legitimate interests and purpose limitation in the Data Protection and Digital Information Bill
Jo Joyce looks at legitimate interests and purpose limitation provisions in the Data Protection and Digital Information Bill.
by Jo Joyce