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  • Francesca Jus-Burke

    Francesca Jus-Burke
    Associate, London

    Employment, Corporate, GDPR and UK data protection

    T. +44 (0) 20 7481 0010
    D. +44 0207 551 8397
    francescajus-burke@incegd.com

Francesca advises on employment, cross-border corporate/commercial and data protection matters. She has worked with clients operating in various industry sectors, from recruitment and travel, to insurance, shipping and aviation.

Francesca’s employment experience encompasses advising employers and employees on contentious employment claims, dismissals and redundancies, disciplinary and grievance matters, and day-to-day employment issues.

Her experience extends to advising on corporate/commercial matters, including cross-border M&A, share allotments and disposals, company secretarial filings and general commercial issues, including data protection.

Highlight Matters:

Employment

  • Provided corporate assistance on the acquisition of a UK company by a publicly listed US company, this involved carrying out employment due diligence, drafting employment contracts for key personnel and advising on TUPE.
  • Acted for the respondents in discrimination and unlawful deduction of salary claim.
  • Advised a global consultancy client on general employment matters, such as holiday payments, redundancies and sickness absence.
  • Advised an entrepreneur through the process to exit a director/employee/shareholder for gross misconduct.

Corporate/Commercial

  • Advised a US-listed buyer on the $350m purchase of a Greek shipping company.
  • Assisted a buyer whose company was incorporated under the old Companies Act with an allotment of shares.
  • Advised a client through the process to dispose of their private shareholding.
  • Managed the voluntary striking off of a company.

Data Protection

  • Advised on GDPR applicability as regards: registration as a data controller with the ICO, DPOs, data processing addendums with processors, ICO penalties and the encryption of sensitive personal data.
  • Advised a corporate US-listed client on liability for an acquired company and the acquired company’s responsibilities for personal data security breaches.

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Member of the Employment Lawyers Association
  • Member of the Association of Women Solicitors
  • Member of British Rowing
  • Trustee of Fulham Reach Boat Club

What you may not know about Francesca

Francesca used to row for Great Britain with her best sporting achievements being a silver medal at the Under 23 World Rowing Championships and a win at Henley Women’s Regatta. In her spare time she assesses coaches on the British Rowing coaching award. 

Expertise:
Employment, Corporate, GDPR and UK data protection

Qualified:
England & Wales, 2018

Education (University):
Loughborough University

Languages:
English, French (fluent)