Joining the Company as the first lawyer and building the legal and compliance team to a team of 8, including a lawyer in Spain. Driving the launch of various products and...more managing transactions in the UK and overseas, including bond issuance and registrar services, blockchain R&D and partnerships in new territories. Corporate support for all fundraising companies, providing extensive corporate finance experience, including prospectus issuance and IPOs. This includes approval of due diligence, rev
Advising upon content development, distribution and licensing agreements across physical and digital media. Negotiating terms and conditions for a leading mobile application...more store and a console based virtual store. Managing legal support and negotiation for acquisition of content including music licensing for trailers Olympics and sports rights and third party intellectual property for computer games. Managing intellectual property and regulatory clearances for online content, computer games, vi
2009 (5 months)
Legal and Regulatory - COLT Telecommunications (fixed-term contract) Reviewing and negotiating European Master Agreements reseller white-label, and service level contracts...more for cloud computing, data and voice services. Liaising with overseas lawyers, finance and regulatory teams to ensure corporate policy compliance. Reviewing corporate liability policy and insurance cover.
Technology Media and Telecommunications Group - KL Gates
2007 - 2009 (about 2 years)
Advising upon commercial, compliance, intellectual property and data protection matters for clients including T-Mobile, eModeration, LEGO and Last.FM. I also advised T-Mobile,...more Last.fm and Warner Music in relation to online business and digital media. Six month Secondment to Warner Music International digital division including drafting and negotiating contracts including digital content licences subscription sponsorship and advertising supported content agreements. Pro Bono work for Oxfam UK on
Intellectual Property Solicitor - Wragge Co
2005 - 2006 (over 1 year)
Nokia Corporation v InterDigital Technology Corporation Managing multi-jurisdictional patent dispute with parallel proceedings in the US and UK regarding complex licensing...more of patent portfolios. Handling trade mark, design and domain name disputes. Advising upon a variety of non-contentious commercial TMT and IP matters.
eBay,Crowdcube,Tabled,Tabled,Intellectual Property Solicitor - Wragge Co,Technology Media and Telecommunications Group - KL Gates,SEGA Europe Limited (fixed-term contract),General Counsel and Company,Founders Factory
Introduced blockchain to Crowdcube and influenced law and regulation across Europe impacting Fintech and corporate finance.