Senior Practice Development Lawyer
Shannon is a senior associate providing professional support to the energy team.
After practising as an energy solicitor in both Canada and the UK, Shannon became a professional support lawyer in the energy team. In her role, Shannon works closely with fee earners to ensure that they have the technical skills and industry knowledge required to ensure an efficient, commercial and pragmatic service delivery to our clients. Her responsibilities include developing and delivering training programmes and managing precedents, internal and external knowhow and current awareness relating to legal and industrial developments in the energy sector.She also works with the firm's team of journalists to produce news stories and industry and other guides for our external website Out-Law.
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.