Cookies on Pinsent Masons website

This website uses cookies to allow us to see how the site is used. The cookies cannot identify you. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with this

If you want to use the sites without cookies or would like to know more, you can do that here.

Profile picture of Kuan Hon

Dr Kuan Hon

Consultant Lawyer

About Kuan

Kuan is a consultant lawyer. Formerly a finance/insolvency lawyer, she now specialises in technology law, particularly data protection and Internet/cloud. She is the primary author of chapters in Cloud Computing Law (OUP 2013) dealing with cloud technologies, security and risk, negotiated contracts, the UK G-Cloud programme and (4 chapters) data protection in the cloud. She has published numerous articles on cloud computing and data protection, and speaks regularly at industry events. Kuan is also an Editor of the Encyclopedia of Data Protection and Privacy, a Fellow of the Open Data Institute, a member of the British Computer Society’s Information Privacy Experts Panel (IPEP), a member of the Society for Computer & Law's Editorial Board, and a lifetime professional member of the Cloud Industry Forum.


MA (Hons) - Trinity College, Cambridge University

College of Law, Guildford

LLM - University of Pennsylvania, USA

MSc (Computing Science) - Imperial College, London

LLM (Computer & Communications Law) - Queen Mary University of London

PhD (joint law and computer science) – Queen Mary University of London