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11th IBA European Corporate and Private M&A Conference

2 Feb - 3 Feb 2023

The Westin Paris - Vendôme Hotel, Paris, France

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Rebecca Cousin


Rebecca is a partner in Slaughter and May’s Technology, Digital, Data and IP group and heads their Data Privacy practice. Whilst her background is as a corporate lawyer, for many years she has split her time between her corporate and data practices. Her data practice covers data privacy, cyber and digital. She supports clients on data projects, on data aspects of corporate and commercial transactions and as part of disputes and regulatory investigations, as well as on standalone privacy issues such as strategic DSARs. She regularly advises clients on cyber preparedness and on incident response, taking the lead as global counsel. Rebecca also advises on areas adjacent to data, including on AI and online social harms. Rebecca’s corporate practice consists of advising clients on M&A transactions, joint ventures, primary and secondary equity issue, corporate reporting and governance and commercial contracts. Rebecca is vice chair of the City of London Law Society Data Law Committee.