Cookies and privacy

This privacy policy applies to your use of the Hempsons website and the ways in which Hempsons may communicate with you. Hempsons is registered with the Law Society of England & Wales and we are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority No 51059. A list of partners is available on our website and it is also open to inspection at our head office, Hempsons House, 40 Villiers Street, London WC2N 6NJ England. Hempsons is committed to protecting your privacy in accordance with its obligations under the Data Protection Act 1998. This privacy policy explains what information we collect about you and how it will be used. When you access and use this website you agree to be legally bound to the privacy policy outlined below.


Our website uses cookies. Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of the website which helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. You can enable or disable cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. You can find out how to do this, and find more information on cookies, at:

What information does Hempsons collect?

We collect information from you to enable us to provide you with the services you ask for. This may include your name, job title, organisation, address, telephone numbers, email address and other details. If any of the information you have provided changes at any time or appears to be incorrect please .

To unsubscribe from our mailings please click the appropriate link on a mailing you have received or .

We will use the information you enter into the website only for administration and marketing purposes and any other purposes made clear in the data entry forms themselves, in any relevant terms or conditions and on any pages or emails that link to such forms.

Whenever we ask you for information about yourself you may, by ticking the relevant box, opt out of or opt into receiving other communications. In addition, whenever you receive other communications by email you will be told how to opt out of being updated by email in the future. If you choose to opt out of being updated as described above we will cease all such future disclosure of data.

Please if you want details of the personal information we hold about you.

In no circumstances will we collect any data that is not directly related to the use of this website or its electronic communications so, for example, we will not record other sites that you have visited.

We will not provide any of the personal information you give to it to any third party for any purpose unconnected with your use of our website, except with your prior express consent.

International transfer of information

We will retain the personal information you provide within the United Kingdom, and will not transfer it to any other country except with your prior and express consent; however the internet is global and it is possible that information you provide to us will be temporarily transferred via a route outside the European Economic Area as it passes between you and this website or a third party provider.

How we collect data about your use of this website and its electronic communications

We try to ensure that this website offers you an enjoyable experience and that our electronic communications are relevant. To help us achieve this goal we may collect information about your use of this website and your reading of our electronic communications by using customised links and or by the use of pixel tags.

Customised links to our website allow us to identify that you have clicked on a link in an electronic communication sent to you by us and pixel tags may identify that you have opened a communication. Most email client applications will give you the option to download images to display in an e-mail and if you choose not to do so pixel tags will not operate.


We are committed to the security of your personal information and we have security procedures in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of information under our control.