Senior Lawyer - Cybersecurity, Privacy, and AI Law
Job Type: Permanent
Reference code: 125598
Primary Location: Montreal, QC
All Available Locations: Montreal, QC
Are you ready to take your career as a lawyer specializing in Cybersecurity, Privacy, and AI Law to the next level? Do you want to work alongside industry-leading specialists and collaborate with professionals in a prestigious professional services firm? Are you passionate about helping clients solve complex problems and making a meaningful impact? If you're seeking professional development in a dynamic, high-energy environment with a world-class employer, then this opportunity is perfect for you!
What will your typical day look like?
As a Senior Lawyer in our Cybersecurity, Privacy, and AI Law team, you will play a crucial role in developing our practice in the province of Québec. Your expertise will be instrumental in advising clients on compliance with privacy laws, managing cybersecurity incidents, conducting in-depth legal research, and providing valuable legal opinions on AI. Your strong relationships with clients will position you as their primary business advisor, and you will have the opportunity to contribute to the development of internal and external conferences, presentations, and publications. Additionally, you will have the chance to work on major files for multinational businesses, further enhancing your reputation as a trusted legal expert.
About the team
Join our exceptional team at Deloitte Legal Canada, where our Cybersecurity, Privacy, and AI Law group acts as a trusted advisor, empowering clients to achieve their business goals. We provide businesses with expert advice to make informed decisions, ensure compliance with legal and regulatory requirements, and effectively manage the risks associated with cybersecurity, privacy, and AI. Our team specializes in providing practical, business-oriented guidance on cybersecurity risk management, AI-related challenges, and data management. Being affiliated with Deloitte, a world-renowned professional services firm, allows us to collaborate with other entities within the group on a global scale.
Enough about us, let’s talk about you
As a Senior Lawyer in Cybersecurity, Privacy, and AI Law, you should have an LLB or JD and be a member in good standing of the Law Society of Québec. You should possess a minimum of five (5) years of post-call experience in a legal firm, with a focus on technology, cybersecurity, and/or privacy law. Your track record should demonstrate your expertise in cybersecurity crisis management, including handling privacy commissioners' notifications and investigations. You should also have proven experience providing regulatory and policy advice in the areas of data protection, privacy law, and AI. Excellent skills in drafting, research, analysis, and communication are essential for delivering top-notch legal counsel. An entrepreneurial spirit and the ability to thrive in a multidisciplinary environment will set you apart as a senior leader in your field.
The salary range for this position is $140,000 - $260,000, and individuals may be eligible to participate in our bonus program. Deloitte is fair and competitive when it comes to the salaries of our people. We regularly benchmark across a variety of positions, industries, sectors, targets, and levels. Our approach is grounded on recognizing people's unique strengths and contributions and rewarding the value that they deliver.
Our Total Rewards Package extends well beyond traditional compensation and benefit programs and is designed to recognize employee contributions, encourage personal wellness, and support firm growth. Along with a competitive base salary and variable pay opportunities, we offer a wide array of initiatives that differentiate us as a people-first organization. Some representative examples include: $4,000 per year for mental health support benefits, a $1,300 flexible benefit spending account, 38+ days off (including 10 firm-wide closures known as "Deloitte Days"), flexible work arrangements and a hybrid work structure.
Deloitte Legal Canada is a national law firm. Our team of lawyers has extensive experience in multiple specialties including tax controversy, tax litigation, tax advisory, employment & labour, and data privacy & cybersecurity law. The law firm of Deloitte Legal Canada is privileged to be affiliated with Deloitte, a professional services firm with global eminence.
Deloitte is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Deloitte encourages applications from all qualified candidates that represents the full diversity of communities across Canada. This includes candidates from Indigenous communities in support of living our values and our commitments to our Reconciliation Action Plan. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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