Csaba Vari has joined Baker McKenzie Hungary to head up the Privacy division of the office's Intellectual Property and Technology group.
According to Baker McKenzie, "in his new position as Head of Privacy, he will provide comprehensive advice to clients on privacy and cybersecurity matters, from European data protection regulations and local privacy laws to e-commerce and cloud services regulation." According to the firm, "he will provide effective legal support to clients regarding data protection impact assessments, data security incident reporting, and responding to queries from data subjects, as well as representation before regulatory authorities and courts.”
Prior to joining Baker McKenzie, Vari spent six and a half years as Managing Director of Solarstop, 18 years with Squire Patton Boggs, and two and a half years with DLA Piper.
"Csaba brings unparalleled data privacy expertise to our office from a legal career spanning two decades,” commented Managing Partner Zoltan Hegymegi-Barakonyi. “Thanks to his extensive knowledge we will continue to provide our clients with outstanding service in all data privacy and cybersecurity matters”.