Lora
Mourcous

Attorney-at-law

Lora Mourcous is a creative, energetic and passionate privacy lawyer with a commercial attitude. She is bold, solution-oriented and with her persuasiveness and perseverance she is able to achieve her clients’ goals.

Lora advises a wide range of organisations on the development and control of their privacy systems, with a focus on healthcare, artificial intelligence and machine learning. In addition, she is Data Protection Officer (DPO) for various clients and provides close support with regard to privacy compliance.

During her master’s degree in Information Law at the Institute for Information Law (IViR) and the University of Amsterdam (UvA), Lora was a member of Clinic Law Incubator (www.clinic.nl), in which she is still involved. She is also an active contributor to Stichting Justitia and regularly publishes and speaks about privacy and IT related topics.

Cases

2019: advised a Dutch based international university providing high level professional arts education about applicable privacy and health legislation with regard to the processing of medical and health data of student

2019: represented a cryptocurrency buying and selling platform in preliminary relief proceedings in a dispute about the provision of personal data as a result of a hack at a domain name provider

2019: advised on the privacy aspects of the processing of medical and health data for the purpose of scientific research and the development and use of decision support software in the healthcare sector

2019: advised an AI software company on the use of automated face analysis and emotion recognition software in the public domain

2018: assisted a project developer in proceedings against a software company as a result of a failed automation project