Charlotte Gerrish

Charlotte Gerrish

Founding Partner

Paris
Licensed in
NY
Cardiff University
5.0 5
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About
Founding lawyer of Gerrish Legal in Paris - Stockholm - London providing practical and efficient legal advice to clients, an external "in-house counsel function" to multi-nationals and large companies, and expert DPO/GDPR consultancy to international law firms and companies.

Experienced Common and Civil law lawyer specialising in European Commercial Law with a focus on IT/IP/Data Privacy/Contract Law gained in magic circle firms and in-house (in the U.K., France, Belgium & Luxembourg).

Fluent in English and French.

Admitted as a Solicitor of England and Wales (SRA - 2011) and Ireland (2018), and registered at the Paris Bar (Barreau
… read more de Paris - 2013-2015, 2018-present).
9
Years
experience
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Client Reviews

5.0
Clear Communication
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Knowledgeable
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out of 2 reviews
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines

"Charlotte is an expert in her field and truly cares about her clients, working with her has been exciting and it’s amazing to see someone who is passionate not only about her business but her client’s business also! I look forward to working with Charlotte for years to come and I know every member of Harrison Clarke feels safe having Charlotte and Gerrish Legal at our side! Thank you, Charlotte!"

Ongoing Privacy and Data Protection advice
Non-UpCounsel Client
Clear Communication
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"Charlotte has the undefinable rare qualities that make working together easy. That’s important. What has been equally important is the revisions to our contracts with customers. There have been none. The work she does expertly balances protecting our business with protecting our business."

SaaS contract drafting project
Non-UpCounsel Client

Work History

Gerrish Legal

Founding Lawyer

Feb 2018 - Present

Founder of an independent law firm providing practical and commercial legal advice under French, English and European Law, with a focus on all areas of Data Protection / Privacy, GDPR, IT / IP, Commercial Law, Contract Law and Compliance.
Gerrish Legal also provides an external in-house lawyer function to companies ranging from start-up stage to SMEs, multinationals and international brands.

Feb 2018 - Present

SThree

Senior Legal Counsel

Dec 2014 - Dec 2017

Senior Legal Counsel responsible for dealing with all legal affairs in the France and Benelux region of a global consultancy, staffing, management and recruitment company listed on the LSE, with a focus on all areas of Data Protection / Privacy, GDPR, IT / IP, Commercial Law, Contract Law and Compliance in the technology, IT, engineering, pharmaceutical, banking and finance sectors.

Dec 2014 - Dec 2017

Bredin Prat

Associate

Sep 2013 - Dec 2014

Focus on International Commercial Law, International and Investment Arbitration and Dispute Resolution with a focus on IT / Telecoms, Contractual Disputes and Construction Disputes, also undertaking a Knowledge Lawyer role.

Sep 2013 - Dec 2014

Allen & Overy

Assistant Lawyer

Dec 2011 - Sep 2013

Focus on Intellectual Property Law (advisory and litigation), Privacy, IT, Commercial Law, Contract Law and Compliance in the technology, pharmaceutical, fashion and design sectors.

Dec 2011 - Sep 2013

Salans (Dentons)

Assistant Lawyer

Sep 2011 - Dec 2011

International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution with a focus on Commercial Law, Contract Law and Compliance.

Sep 2011 - Dec 2011

Coffin Mew (Capsticks)

Trainee Solicitor

Aug 2009 - Sep 2011

Focus on Commercial Dispute Resolution, Data Protection / Privacy, IT / IP, Commercial Law, Contract Law and Compliance.

Aug 2009 - Sep 2011

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