Associate - Technology

Technology and Data Protection Associate - New opportunity for a Solicitor to join our Technology team.

This is an opportunity for a pro-active, experienced, and ambitious individual to join our dynamic team and will suit someone who enjoys having genuine responsibility for and has proven experience of interacting directly with clients, drafting contracts, and managing files. In return we offer you an exciting, stimulating and progressive work environment, which continually provides opportunities for you to shine and to demonstrate your commitment to delivering high-quality legal solutions for clients, as well as the opportunity to learn from the leading lawyers in the area.

Job Reference


  • Advising on technology-related and data protection matters as part of a Commercial Technology team in a large technology practice
  • Drafting and negotiating commercial contracts for international clients in the IT, telecoms, IP, financial services, life sciences, energy, and e-commerce sectors
  • Advising international clients in relation to issues such as:
  • Commercial contracts
  • Data protection
  • Cyber Security
  • Licensing
  • Systems Implementation and Development
  • Outsourcing and cloud services
  • e-Commerce
  • Intellectual property

The Person:

  • You are a qualified solicitor/lawyer
  • You have 2-4 years PQE gained in a large or medium-sized firm
  • You have excellent drafting skills and attention to detail
  • You have proven experience of managing files and interacting directly with clients
  • You are confident in taking responsibility for work requirements and client needs
  • You have proven ability to deliver high quality work outputs
  • You have a flexible approach to work
  • You have the ability to work alone and as part of a team, be pragmatic and to stay calm under pressure
  • You have the ability to prioritise tasks and to meet deadlines

About us

William Fry LLP is one of Ireland’s leading corporate law firms with offices in Dublin, Cork, London, San Francisco, Silicon Valley and New York. We have over 310 legal and tax professionals and over 460 staff. Our client-focused service combines technical excellence with commercial awareness and a practical, constructive approach to business issues. We advise leading domestic and international corporations, financial institutions and government organizations.

 William Fry is an equal opportunity Employer committed to recruiting people from diverse backgrounds and building an inclusive culture which harnesses the unique perspectives and skills of our people to deliver award winning innovative solutions to our clients. We are proud to be accredited as Investors in Diversity by the Irish Centre for Diversity. Please let us know if you require specific arrangements during the recruitment process. We'll do everything we can to support you. All information disclosed will be kept confidential.

If you are interested in having a confidential conversation with our Partners, please apply through the link or email your CV to Niamh Lawton