The firm's Spanish office has a specific focus on the TMT, financial services and infrastructure sectors.
Bru, who headed up Jones Day's Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection practice, has over 18 years’ experience in data privacy, cyber security and telecommunications and has acted for a number of high profile clients and regulators on a mix of contentious and non-contentious matters.
Joining as partner, she will work with Pinsent Masons' international TMT group to bolster the firm's global offering and build a leading technology practice within the Spanish market.
Diego Lozano, head of Pinsent Masons in Madrid says:
"Pinsent Masons entered Spain to bring a sector-focused offering to the Spanish market, supported by the firm's innovative approach to legal service delivery. Our concentration on the TMT, financial services & infrastructure sectors provides clients with a deep understanding of their business and the environment in which they operate in. Paloma is a respected technology lawyer whose expertise will play a key role in shaping our TMT practice."
Paloma Bru added:
"I'm excited to join Pinsent Masons' internationally renowned TMT team and begin working alongside them to build our offering in Spain and enhance the strength of its European and broader international network.