Pilar Arzuaga - McDermott Will & Emery


Pilar Arzuaga advises companies from a wide range of business sectors on their most pressing data protection, artificial intelligence and cybersecurity matters.

With nearly a decade of experience focused on data protection law, Pilar advises health, life sciences, robotics, artificial intelligence, ad tech, retail, telecommunications, media, internet of things, cloud services and financial organizations on local and global solutions for their data and privacy compliance issues. She has extensive experience working with in-house lawyers on global compliance projects and liaising directly with business and technical teams to achieve effective and practical legal implementation.

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  • Advising various healthcare and pharmaceutical companies on data privacy obligations arising out of multijurisdictional clinical trials
  • Advising various companies on data protection issues in the context of M&A transactions
  • Advising various companies in relation to data privacy aspects when deploying new technologies
  • Advising various companies on privacy advice relating to vendor procurement and processing agreements

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  • Argentinian Bar Association, member
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals, member



International Association of Privacy Professionals, CIPP/E
Universidad Blas Pascal, Argentina, Law
University of Edinburgh, UK, Law and Medical Ethics

Argentina, 2014
England and Wales (Registered Foreign Lawyer)

Italian (conversational)
French (conversational)
Portuguese (conversational)