Biography

Vikki trained at Walker Morris LLP, qualifying as a corporate solicitor in 2005. She acted on a wide range of corporate matters, particularly in relation to mergers and acquisitions, such as the £778 million sale of Netto Foodstores Limited to Asda and the project management of complex cross-border transactions including the £22.5 million sale of Premier Farnell plc's Kent Division comprising businesses and companies in 9 European jurisdictions.

Before joining the Regulatory and Compliance team, Vikki spent four years as a Professional Support Lawyer for our Commercial Litigation teams.

Vikki now specialises in advising on regulatory issues including data protection and information security. Her experience includes conducting data protection audits and website compliance reviews, including privacy policies and cookies as well as drafting data protection policies and data sharing agreements. She also advises on international data transfers, especially transatlantic transfers including use of the model contract clauses, Privacy Shield and the practical implications of these for EU and US businesses.

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Contact details

Vikki.hoyle@walkermorris.co.uk

Areas of Practice

IP & IT
  • Year Qualified

    2005

    Education

    University of Cambridge: MA (Cantab) (2002)
    College of Law, York: LPC (Distinction) 2003