A new data rights agency
AWO is a law firm and consultancy that empowers individuals and organisations to uphold data rights, comply with the law and effect change in data protection and digital policy.
Our legal team includes award winning solicitors, providing a full range of advice on developing technology, data protection and privacy laws. They combine advisory work with pioneering expertise in bringing strategic challenges that advance data rights, such as cases against World Check, Google, Meta and the Cambridge Analytica litigation.
Our compliance team are GDPR experts and former data protection officers who specialise in complex data processing environments and governance challenges including algorithm audits, data sharing and new technologies.
Our public policy team advises foundations, civil society organisations, and policymakers on how to shape digital policy in the public interest. Members of this team have previously worked at the European Parliament, the Court of Justice, the online advertising industry and civil society organisations.
Our strategic research and insight team are technology analysts, ethicists, data scientists, and policy experts who conduct original research and analysis at the intersection of public policy, emerging technology issues, and algorithm governance.