Alison advises UK clients on outsourcing and technology transactions, with a particular focus on the financial services sector.
Alison specialises in advising on sourcing, information technology and business commercial issues. She has advised on a wide range of technology programmes, including the procurement and negotiation of major outsourcing agreements, software licensing, development and support agreements, services and consultancy agreements. Alison has developed a keen understanding of challenges faced by large organisations in contracting with their suppliers, and dealing with their internal governance structures, having been embedded on secondment with the commercial and technology contracts teams of a major insurance and investment group, a large life insurance, pensions and investments institution, a major banking group, and a large retailer.
Reza advises private, public and affordable housing provider clients on development planning matters and has extensive experience on large-scale residential, sporting, regeneration and mixed-use schemes, including providing specialist advice on contentious planning matters.
Benedikt is member of the TMT team and advises on telecommunications law. For his PhD, he dealt with product liability in the Internet of Things, and he has experience in the field of connected car services.
James is an experienced corporate M&A adviser with expertise in private equity M&A. James has accumulated years of experience working with institutions, founders and management teams on private equity and strategic trade transactions, both national and international.
Michelle works within the risk advisory group with a particular focus on technology, media and telecommunications. Michelle advises domestic and international clients on a broad range of legal topics, including (European) e-commerce/platform laws, privacy/data related matters, media laws, freedom of speech and intellectual property in general.