About Helena Tapp Barroso

Helena Tapp Barroso is a partner and a member of both the employment and pensions team and the data protection team. She joined the firm in 2006 and became a non-equity partner in 2010. Helena has wide experience in the areas of labour and employment (including dispute regulation and litigation activity) and she has acted extensively on data protection and privacy issues; providing legal assistance in drawing up personal data privacy and protection policies, data protection compliance, assessment and auditing programmes, data processing and data transfer agreements, including sector-specific issues for business areas such as insurance and insurance distribution, media, technology, banking and finance, retail and health – particularly in the GDPR context. Helena is a member of the Portuguese Bar Association (member of the Lisbon District Council from 1999 to 2001), lectures regularly for postgraduate studies in labour law and data protection studies at several law faculties, as well as regularly contributing to publications on these subjects. Helena is a Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E) (International Association of Privacy Professionals – IAPP, 2017).


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