Client Reviews & Testimonials

As well as being independently ranked by the Legal 500 as a Leading Firm “having a ‘reliable and expert practice’” for Data Protection both nationally and regionally, this is what some of our clients say about our work:

Data Protection, Privacy and Freedom of Information Advice

I instructed Pritchetts as we needed assistance in a particularly niche area of privacy law. Pritchetts and its associates provided practical and pragmatic advice within a very tight time frame that proved extremely useful. I would certainly recommend Pritchetts.”  Jamie Snaddon, General Counsel (Europe), 8x8

Pritchetts is a specialist data protection firm with many years of experience. I have collaborated with Pritchetts for the last few years on several client projects led by Pritchetts. Pritchetts is an expanding practice with a growing number of exciting client projects, and it has been a pleasure to work with the firm to provide practical advice and solutions. Stephanie is an expert in data protection and very thorough in her approach to providing advice and guidance on the law, and finding practical solutions. She is also very personable and responsive. I have enjoyed discussing with her some of the finer detail of data protection compliance.”  Olivia Whitcroft, Principal, OBEP

“Stephanie is an excellent lawyer with a clear understanding of the needs of the businesses she works for. It has been a pleasure working with Stephanie over the years as she is a knowledgeable, hard-working, personable and dedicated professional. I can recommend her without reservation and Pritchetts is an excellent choice for specialist data protection advice.”  Marc Kuzac, was Senior Lawyer at Lloyds TSB Bank Plc, now Vice President Business Development at Monitise Americas, Inc.

“All of the advice that Stephanie has given us has been clear and relevant to us as a trade union: an organisation that has an unusual structure. She is very approachable and clearly has a very detailed knowledge of data protection law. We will certainly seek her advice in the future, especially with all of the forthcoming changes.”  Jessica Trevitt, Data Protection & Information Officer, Unison Trade Union

“Stephanie is both detail-oriented and pragmatic. She is thoroughly expert in the field of data protection. I have worked with her on various data protection matters and was always very satisfied with her professionalism, dedication and skill. In addition, she has a delightful personality and is a pleasure to work with.”  Bjarne Tellmann, was Associate General Counsel at The Coca-Cola Company, now General Counsel at Pearson PLC

“Stephanie has greatly assisted myself as Data Protection Officer and the Company in training key people and carrying out gap analysis in the area of Data Protection. She has taken great care in gaining knowledge of our company to ensure information and advice is relevant to our needs and we feel confident that any queries we have in this area will be dealt with professionally, concisely and efficiently, ensuring our company stays compliant.”  Helen Bolton, Facilities Manager and Data Protection Officer at Ceuta Healthcare, a leading European healthcare and beauty company

“Thank you for your long hours and excellent advice for us over the project. I really appreciated your guidance and input into the whole process. I think we have ended up with as good an agreement as was possible with the other side!”  Group Product Manager at a security and surveillance company

“I met Stephanie at a seminar and she immediately helped me identify the Data Protection issues I had in my organisation. Once hired, Stephanie was easy to work with and suggested a practical and robust solution. She delivered on time to a high quality.”  Helen Ridler, HR Manager UK at Oberthur Technologies UK Ltd

“The ICO have got back to us and have confirmed that no further investigation was required due to the prompt and appropriate remedial action that was taken. Their response vindicates all of the effort that was made internally and by you to deal with the incident. Many thanks for your help and advice during what was quite a stressful period.”  Managing Director at a UK national professional practice

“There is no one better on Data Protection law. I highly recommend Stephanie for anyone who needs advice or help on these issues. Incredibly helpful to our organisation.  David Ball, Vice Principal, Sir George Monoux College

“A tremendous amount of work was required to draft the contract and prior to that, sharp negotiations were needed for many months. In particular, Stephanie led on the area of information management, a topic extremely important to us as an organisation because of the sensitive material we held. Our Corporate Information Management Department, who are passionate, to say the least, on the topic, were very complimentary about the work that you did for us.”  Assistant Chief Constable at a regional UK police authority

“Stephanie is an experienced and knowledgeable lawyer who specialises in data protection issues. Her advice is not only clear and precise, but she also offers practical solutions on how to move forward within a legal framework.  Vice Principal & Data Protection Officer at an educational college
 

“We were very impressed by how quickly you were able to provide support and guidance to the query we had received from the ICO. We received a formal response today and the ICO are satisfied with the response we submitted, the review we undertook and the further actions that we implemented. Thank you very much for all your support in ensuring that our response was robust and in helping to strengthen our procedures!”  Director at a leading UK research institute

Pritchetts guided us comprehensively through the minefield of data protection legislation. An exceptionally responsive and authoritative service, we have no hesitation in recommending Pritchetts to any organisation seeking to take their data protection responsibilities seriously.  Secretary at a not-for-profit organisation

“Stephanie is someone I would definitely recommend. She gave clear and simple advice to help guide us through the data protection law and the implications for our organisation.”  Louis Strover, Associate Vice Principal, Sir George Monoux College

General Commercial, IT and IP Advice

“We were very pleased with your help drafting our professional Managed Services Agreement. I can't think of anything that can be done to improve your service. We achieved our goals.”  Nick Richards, Director, Computer Geeks

“Stephanie is client- and results-focused and always a pleasure to work with, taking time to understand client requirements and needs and to produce a quality and effective outcome.”  Suzy Cockburn, Legal Counsel, Airbus (previously at The Carbon Trust)

“Ben provided excellent advice in how to architect the legal agreements that underpin our core business, as well a lot of very patient handholding throughout the drafting process. He took the time to understand where we are as a business and the nuances of our deals and partnerships which later helped during the more detailed comb through contract language. As we look to the future, both Ben and Stephanie provided larger strategic council on the kinds of things we should keep in mind and revisit as we grow.”  Jill Berman, Operations Director, The 7th Chamber

“Stephanie is a highly experienced solicitor and I would have no hesitation in recommending her to others. Stephanie is extremely professional, listens to your needs, addresses each of your issues, protects your interest naturally and sets out a clear explanation of her requirements and why she needs them. As our business grows from strength to strength, we will certainly want her on board to protect our organisation legally every step of the way. Stephanie is a very loyal, sympathetic, hard-working and supportive businesswoman and I am very pleased to have found her. I have been really impressed.  Suzy Furse, CEO of a card design organisation

“Many thanks, Stephanie… we were very happy with the work.”  Simon Kearsley, Chief Executive Officer, Symmetry Limited & BluQube Limited software companies

“I worked with Stephanie in my role as in-house counsel at a large public sector charity. Stephanie provided excellent legal support across a range of areas, and I would particularly recommend her in the field of data protection. She has excellent knowledge of the subject matter, is always very professional and reliable and is a pleasure to work with.  Catherine Hasler, Legal Counsel,  Samsung Electronics (previously at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew)

“Many thanks for your service - it has been first class.”  Chief Executive Officer at a CAD drafting company

Sports Law Advice


“Pritchetts provided us with excellent legal advice in relation to our franchise licensing arrangements surrounding our industry-leading martial arts exercise programmes. Its lawyers listened carefully to our business requirements and provided great-quality and understandable legal advice - at both a very reasonable price and within a quick time frame before the launch of our exciting new franchise programme. We wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Pritchetts to others.” Matt Fiddes, CEO, Matt Fiddes Martial Arts www.mattfiddes.com

“Steph is great! Several times now, she has guided me through some difficult 'encounters' with some of the sailing world's less than straightforward people, with a very level-headed, thorough and extremely professional approach. I will, of course, be using her for all future projects and further sponsorship contracts, and am very happy to recommend to anyone that they do the same.  Steve White, CEO, White Ocean Racing www.whiteoceanracing.com

“Stephanie was a legal advisor to GBR Challenge when we were still a fledgling organisation, and established many of the legal processes and systems required in a modern America’s Cup team. Having previous experience of representing an America's Cup team, she was also able to advise on how best the team should navigate its way through the complexities of the America's Cup Protocol, Deed of Gift & AC Resolutions. As well as dealing with day-to-day legal issues around equipment purchasing and staff contracts, etc., she also advised on our sponsorship contracts, worth more than £3 million. Stephanie brought experience, knowledge and professionalism to the emerging organisation. Constantly working under pressure and to strict deadlines, she was always a friendly and reassuring presence. It would be a privilege to work with her again.”  Tessa Bartlett, COO, GBR Challenge for the America's Cup

“Stephanie was extremely competent at carrying out any task with which she was presented. As such, she proved an indispensable asset. She has a professional, yet passionate, personal manner, is highly proficient and is able to combine legal thinking with sailing - a rare skill! She is a hardworking, trustworthy and intelligent lady. I would highly recommend her.”  Russell Belden, CEO, Seattle Challenge for the America's Cup

“I met Stephanie while working with the Seattle Challenge for the America's Cup team. She is a pleasure to work with. Very knowledgeable and detail-oriented. Attentive to your needs, addresses your issues and works to protect your interests. I highly recommend Stephanie to any team.”  Mark Strube, Seattle Challenge for the America's Cup

Data Protection Training 

“Stephanie delivered course detail to a high standard, connecting with attendees strongly.”  Data Protection Officer at a national UK furniture retailer

“Everyone found the day's course really useful and thought you made the subject very interesting! So thank you very much.”  Jenny Savage, Jordans Limited

“Stephanie was very patient and dealt well with questions.”  Data Protection Officer at a UK university

“Thank you very much for your great work with the data protection workshops… we appreciated very much that you focused on practical matters and gave truly business-minded feedback to the participants' queries… you are a great presenter … we are very much looking forward to continuing working with you…”  Senior International Legal Counsel at Coca-Cola HBC AG

“Excellent course and pitched at a very good level. Stephanie is an excellent tutor and has a very engaging presentation style. She is exceptionally knowledgeable.”  Data Protection Officer at a train operating company

“Excellent trainer. A real expert in her field. Very informative and enjoyable.”  Data Protection Officer at a probation trust

© Copyright 2017 PritchettsWeb Design By Toolkit Websites