Dr. W Kuan Hon
Dr. W Kuan Hon
Of Counsel
Dentons

Dr W Kuan Hon is Of Counsel in the UK Privacy and Cybersecurity Group of leading international law firm Dentons. An English solicitor and New York attorney, with degrees in computing science as well as law, Kuan advises not only on data- and security-related laws but also on broader tech law issues, particularly cloud and AI. She is a member of the UK government's International Data Transfer Expert Council, an Editor of the Encyclopedia of Data Protection and Privacy, and a guest lecturer for the Department of Computing at Imperial College London. Kuan previously volunteered for the UK National Cyber Security Centre, the UK Information Commissioner's Office, and the UN Privacy Preserving Techniques Legal Task Team. She is the author of "Data localization laws and policy - the EU data protection international transfers restriction through a cloud computing lens" (Edward Elgar, 2017), has contributed to other books and numerous articles, and is regularly invited to speak at industry conferences.