Louisa specialises in data protection and privacy law, advising clients on all their privacy concerns. She also specialises in not-for-profit law, working with charities, incorporated societies, and other philanthropic organisations.
As a privacy specialist, Louisa focuses on privacy protection and compliance, advising clients about the requirements of the Privacy Act 2020, privacy documentation and procedure, and how to respond to actual and suspected privacy breaches. Louisa is regularly engaged to advise clients facing a data incident or privacy breach, and has experience acting for both individuals whose privacy has been interfered with and agencies handling personal information who may not have met their privacy protection obligations. She has experience providing urgent advice as and when a breach is happening, and has acted in privacy-related proceedings in the Human Rights Review Tribunal.
Not-For-Profit & Incorporated Societies
As a Not-For-Profit specialist, Louisa works with a wide variety of not-for-profit organisations, advising about modernisation and restructuring, governance, voting procedures, and complex member rights disputes. Louisa has a detailed understanding of the Incorporated Societies Act 2022 and advises incorporated societies about the implications of that new legislation including carrying out constitution reviews and amendments in preparation for re-registration under the new legislation.
Corporate & Commercial
Louisa also advises clients on a broad range of commercial matters, including company law, entity creation and structuring, contracts, and governance.
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