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Venner Shipley LLP is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy policy explains our data processing practices, how we comply with the Data Protection Act 1998, and your options regarding the way in which your personal data is used. If you have any requests concerning your personal information or any queries with regard to our processing, please contact us at

Venner Shipley LLP are registered with the Information Commissioner as a data controller for the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998. 

Contacts Database

Venner Shipley LLP is committed to safeguarding the privacy of contacts held on its Contacts Database.

The information we collect

Data is collated from various sources, including:

  • contacts made by employees during the course of their business (including, but not limited to the exchange or giving of business cards)
  • information arising from the submission of application forms on our website
  • lists bought from reputable data houses and used according to their rules
  • requests from individuals to be added to our lists
  • responses to invites to seminars and other events

How we use this information

Information about you is held on our Contacts Database. You may at any time request to see and amend this data; if you would like to do so, please contact or write to Director of Finance, Venner Shipley, 200 Aldersgate, London, EC1A 4HD.

Information is used for:

  • mailing 'know how'
  • invites to events
  • and for collating general marketing information for strategic purposes. If information is used for the latter purpose, it will be used in such a manner that your anonymity is guaranteed on an external basis.

Internally, all our employees and any third parties we engage to process your personal information are obliged to respect the confidentiality of your information.

You are allocated to mailing lists according to either a) your own requests or b) our belief as to which of our services would be of relevance and importance to you.

On every mailing we send out, we offer you the opportunity to opt out of any future mailings of that type, or indeed, request to be completely removed from our contacts database. Please see the privacy wording at the end of each individual mailing for specific details.

Can you give us information about another person?

If you give us information about another person then we accept it on the understanding from you that you have made the other person aware of how we will use and disclose their information and the other person has given you permission to provide their details to us. You should not provide us with others' personal information if this is not the case. We accept information about you from other persons on the same basis.


Venner Shipley LLP is committed to safeguarding the privacy of visitors to its website.

The information we collect

You are not required to provide any personal information on the public areas of this website. However, you may choose to do so by completing the application forms on various sections of our website, including:

  • careers
  • publications
  • seminars

How we use this information

We will only use the information you provide to us on these sections of the website in order to process the relevant application form. Data will be held on our contacts database.

Please note that in order to process your application form we may on occasion be required to share your information with Venner Shipley LLP offices and branches and our associated firms around the world and any third parties who provide services on our behalf. In relation to any other third parties we will only disclose your information where you have given your consent or where we are required to do so or entitled to do so by law. 


We use up-to-date data storage and security techniques to protect your personal information from unauthorised access, improper use or disclosure, unauthorised modification or unlawful destruction or accidental loss. All our employees and any third parties we engage to process your personal information are obliged to respect the confidentiality of your information.

Other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites outside our control and which are not covered by this Privacy Policy. If you access other sites using the links provided, the operators of these sites may collect information from you which will be used by them in accordance with their privacy policy, which may differ from ours.

Your rights

You have the right to apply for a copy of the information we hold about you and to have any inaccurate information about you corrected. Please contact Director of Finance, Venner Shipley LLP, 200 Aldersgate, London, EC1A 4HD.


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