Quality compliance and privacy law services at an affordable price
SME Comply was set up by Gary O’Reilly, a compliance and privacy lawyer with over 14 years experience in the areas of risk and compliance, serious fraud and litigation, and was involved in some highly publicised national cases (including the Mid-Staffordshire inquiry and the horse racing corruption scandal).
Gary is also an experienced and certified data protection practitioner, advising organisations on data protection and privacy law issues. He was until recently retained by the largest local authority in Europe to advise on data protection, GDPR and Freedom of Information (FOI) matters. Data protection issues in a local authority of this size requires an understanding of every aspect of data protection and privacy law legislation.
Gary has a wealth of experience in data protection issues impacting on tenders/procurement, contracts, data sharing/processing agreements, DPIA's, children's data, education, health and social care, and data subjects rights (including subject access requests).
Gary has also drafted privacy policies, guidance notes, and data protection policies for many employers, including one employer with over 10,000 employees!