Peter Wright

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Peter Wright

DigitalLawUK is a niche law firm specialising in Data Protection, Privacy, Security and Social Media law. Their clients include many SMEs in the creative and digital sectors along with several large national organisations that handle significant volumes of personal data. Managing Director and founder Peter Wright is Chair of the Law Society’s Technology and Law Reference Group and is also a Council Member with the Society. He has spoken on Data Protection and Social Media Law matters for the Chambers of Commerce, The Law Society, the Commerce and Industry Group and the National Association of Business Owners and provides training to organisations in the UK, the EU and the US.

He has previously worked with Nabarro LLP and Shoosmiths LLP and is a past Secretary General of the European Young Bar Association. He is a member of the American Bar Association and has represented Yorkshire on the Law Society Council since 2009, having first been elected to Council in 2005. He is also a member of the Law Society’s Membership Board, and was elected President of the Yorkshire Union of Law Societies in 2013.