Alisha McKerron

Year of Qualified: August 1998, Solicitor of England and Wales, March 1995, Attorney of the Supreme Court of South Africa

Alisha is a IAPP Certified Information Privacy Professional for Europe (CIPP (E)) and a practicing information lawyer. She currently works as a consultant and blogger doing contract work for deskof.

Prior to becoming an information lawyer, Alisha worked in the Banking Department at Clifford Chance LLP and later as a transaction lawyer in the Capital Markets Department at Lehman Brothers.  Following a career break Alisha was a magistrate for 11 years retiring in December 2017 in order to specialise in Information Law.

Alisha's area of expertise is vendor risk management. Alisha provided privacy advice to a multinational enterprise supply chain telecommunications company, in relation to it's service providers and before that providing privacy advice to a managed service provider, in relation to a contract with a client.

Practice areas


  • Solicitors Regulatory Authority
  • IAPP


  • Q&A Panel


  • RSA
  • L.L.B. University of Cape Town
  • B.A

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