Practice and Industry Groups

Cécile Martin

Managing Partner Paris

Cécile Martin is the Managing Partner of the Ogletree Deakins Paris office. She advises clients on compensation policies (including material risk takers), discrimination and harassment litigation, corporate restructuring, mass redundancies plans as well as collective litigation. By starting her career at the French Data Protection Agency (CNIL), Cecile has developed leading edge skills particularly on topics related to GDPR employee monitoring at the workplace, whistleblowing alerts, social media use and international data transfer.

Cécile has been member of the European Advisory Board of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) since 2016 and was ranked in 2017 "Next Generation Lawyer" by Legal 500 and "Leading Individual" by Chambers. She lectures on data protection law at Paris La Sorbonne University and regularly provides training to companies regarding the compliance with the GDPR.

Cécile speaks French and English. 


Professional Activities and Speeches

Professional Activities:

  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) (European Advisory Board)


  • Corporate Labor and Employment Counsel Exclusive - ''Securing Your Workplace in the World of Data Privacy and Cybersecurity'' - La Quinta - November 09, 2018