Data, Privacy & Cybersecurity


The frictionless flow of information is a defining feature of today's information economy. The ability to transfer customer data, employee files, financial records and other information around the globe quickly and cheaply has opened up a world of opportunity for many businesses. It also presents an ever-evolving landscape of risks and challenges.

White & Case's global Data, Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice provides comprehensive, bespoke advice to many of the world’s largest companies on the increasingly complex data and cyber challenges they face in regulatory compliance, finance, transactions and litigation.

Clients come to us for advice on:

Privacy advisory and compliance

Cybersecurity advisory and compliance

Privacy and cybersecurity litigation

Incident response

AI regulatory

Content and non-privacy data regulation

Our team is one of the largest and most experienced in the world, and prides itself on an innovative, flexible approach that helps clients achieve their goals swiftly and efficiently.


Client Resources

Visit our Thought Leadership page

Visit our Cybersecurity: Legal implications and risk management page

Visit our US Data Privacy Guide page

Visit our GDPR Handbook: Unlocking the EU General Data Protection Regulation page

Visit our GDPR Guide to National Implementation page


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"Global Elite" – Ranked #2 overall
Global Data Review, GDR 100 2024

"White & Case is a global firm with the resources and expertise to handle multi-jurisdictional compliance programme design for household-name clients in a number of industries. Handling matters such as data breaches, privacy policies and international data transfers, the team retains especially large client followings in the financial services and technology sectors. It is noted for its extensive thought leadership in areas such as the implications of GDPR."
Chambers UK 2024 – Data Protection & Information Law

"White & Case enjoys a strong reputation among interviewees for its data protection capabilities, assisting with cyber attacks and large data breach proceedings. Its extensive international footprint allows the effective handling of cross-border mandates, where White & Case often acts for clients from the financial, automotive and technology sectors."
Chambers Germany 2023 – TMT: Data Protection

"The firm can provide timely and in-depth input for regulations in different jurisdictions through leveraging its various offices."
Chambers UK 2023 – Data Protection & Information Law