Elizabeth Wauchope

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Elizabeth Wauchope is an associate in the Technology and IP Transactions Practice Group in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. Elizabeth advises clients on the intellectual property, information technology, data privacy and data security elements of corporate transactions and other commercial agreements.

Complementing her transactional practice, Elizabeth advises clients on data protection compliance, including with respect to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).


Thought Leadership


Co-Author, "Shazam v Only Fools the Dining Experience: A "Cushty" Result for Authors of Well-known Characters as Del Boy Becomes a Copyright Protected Work", Entertainment Law Review, 2022

Co-Author, "Holding Personal Data to Ransom: Latest Guidance from the ICO on Ransomware Attacks", Computer and Telecommunications Law Review, 2022


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2022, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • English
  • German


  • BPP Law School, LondonLegal Practice Coursewith Distinction2019
  • Durham UniversityLL.B.First Class Honours2017
    Year Abroad, University of Tübingen, 2016