Grace E. Erskine

  • Associate
  • Egrace.erskine@lw.com
  • 99 Bishopsgate
  • London EC2M 3XF
  • United Kingdom
  • T +44.20.7710.1835
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Profile

Grace Erskine is an associate in the London office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Technology Transactions Practice.

Ms. Erskine's practice focuses on commercial contracts, intellectual property, and global data privacy matters.

Prior to qualification, she trained in the firm's London and Hong Kong offices. Ms. Erskine has also completed a secondment with the in-house legal team of a leading international investment bank where she worked on a variety of commercial contracts, including software, intellectual property and market data licensing, and master services agreements for technology procurement.

Experience

Ms. Erskine’s representative matters include:

  • Advising a leading consultancy firm on its global privacy impact assessment (PIA) process to ensure compliance with privacy laws to minimize privacy and security risks
  • Advising a digital telecommunications client in relation to compliance with data privacy laws including coordinating local counsel advice for an international roll-out of a cloud phone system
  • Advising a digital technology company on its compliance with the GDPR
  • Acting pro bono in relation to numerous trademark restrictions
  • Acting pro bono in relation to the drafting of numerous commercial contracts across a range of sectors

Thought Leadership

  • Bank of England Seeks Further Feedback on Migration to Standard Payments Messaging -  October 10, 2019
  • UK’s ICO Publishes New Guidance on Cookies -  July 12, 2019
  • UK and Singapore Regulators Announce Enhanced Cybersecurity Collaboration -  June 18, 2019
  • Effect of a “No-Deal” Brexit on IP in the UK -  January 14, 2019
Bar Qualification
  • England and Wales (Solicitor)
Education
  • Legal Practice Course, BPP Law School, 2016
  • LL.B, King's College London, 2014
Languages
  • English
Practices
  • Technology Transactions
  • Payments & Emerging Financial Services