Legal Privacy Counsel – Amsterdam, Netherlands

FIRST PRIVACY invites you to apply as a Legal Privacy Counsel for our Amsterdam office.
We are part of the datenschutz nord group with over 90 lawyers located in different offices and almost 20 years of experience in the field of data protection.


  • Assess and evaluate international data privacy and protection issues for our Dutch, Belgian and Luxembourgish as well as international clients;
  • Assume responsibilities as external data protection officer for our international clients;
  • Identify business and legal risks and offer creative solutions and advice based on a reasonable balance of the applicable issues.
  • Draft contracts, company policies, works council agreements, legal opinions, etc. for our clients (e.g. concerning video surveillance, e-mail and internet use, etc.);
  • Research and monitor data protection and privacy developments in the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg and around the world;
  • Provide advice and data protection training to our clients;


  • Jurist/Lawyer, preferably with a Master’s degree from a Dutch or Belgian University. A license to practice law in the Netherlands or Belgium would be an asset.
  • Active interest in information technology and its legal implications.
  • Dutch native speaker with very good English skills.
  • Good communication, interpersonal and influencing skills, good judgment, willingness to always aim at the customer’s best interest.
  • Ability to effectively team up and build rapport with business partners and colleagues.


FIRST PRIVACY offers you the opportunity to become a member of our vibrant, young and fast growing team in an interesting trendsetting legal field with in depth on-the-job-training, diverse and challenging tasks, the opportunity to build your career and personal brand, enjoy an excellent working environment, an attractive salary and a healthy work-life-balance.


FIRST PRIVACY is committed to equal opportunities and non-discrimination.
FIRST PRIVACY aims to ensure equality in recruitment and employment.


Please send your complete dossier (including cover letter, CV, qualifications etc.) and your salary expectations along with your desired entry date to Panagiota Vlachou. Applications via email are welcome.

Naritaweg 127-137, 1043 BS Amsterdam
Telefon: +31 (0)20 211 71 14