Paul Jacobson


Paul is Web•Tech•Law’s managing director and a digital risk strategist specialising in digital risk and data protection. He identifies legal and compliance risks; helps his clients better understand the impact these risks may have on their businesses and developing enabling frameworks to address these risks and support his clients’ objectives. His goal, when working with his clients, is to support innovation and creativity through smart solutions based on each client’s specific requirements.

Specifically, he frequently spends time with his clients clarifying what they want to achieve, identify and explaining risk factors and help them develop effective legal strategies to reduce their exposure to risk while, at the same time, empowering them to do great work. His clients include listed financial services companies; creative agencies; digital marketing agencies; communications businesses and content providers who inspire him. He is passionate about their businesses and doing what he can to support them.

Paul’s focus areas include privacy and data protection; reputation management in a digital context; content licensing options and evolving social engagement models.