Nigel is one of the firm’s founding partners and leads the firm’s technology and digital group.
Nigel has extensive experience in a range of commercial matters specializing in commercial contracts and regulation, information technology, intellectual property, data protection and e-commerce. Working with clients to grow their businesses and manage their commercial relationships, Nigel deals with negotiation, drafting and advice on a variety of commercial contracts, both domestic and international, and on compliance with UK and EU business regulation.
Nigel is featured in "Legal Experts 2011" (an independent guide published by Legal Business magazine) in relation to e-commerce and Information Technology and in "Who’s Who Legal - Internet & Commerce 2011". The Legal 500 directory said that Nigel is "an expert on regulatory matters and his "no-nonsense" style is praised by clients".
He is a Fellow, and past Chairman, of the Society for Computers & Law (www.scl.org), the leading UK organisation for the encouragement and development of IT-related law. He is also a past President of the International Federation of Computer Law Associations. Nigel is a member of the Legal Advisory Group of the Federation against Software Theft (FAST) and is a regular writer and speaker on business law matters.
Nigel is known for providing practical, commercially driven advice and for drafting contracts in plain English. The clients for whom he acts range from multi-national corporations to SME's and individual entrepreneurs, both in the UK and abroad.
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