Cloud computing. Digital data. Cybersecurity. Outsourcing. Whatever legal issue you have, our IT solicitors can help. Contact us today.

Pitmans has extensive experience of dealing with Cloud Computing, Software Development and Maintenance, Distribution and Agency arrangements and structures, Cyber Risk Management, Cybersquatting and Domain Name Disputes, Data Privacy & Information Law, IT Contracts, Outsourcing and Social Media Law.

Our Information Technology department draws on the outstanding combined strength across the firm to offer unmatched service, protecting your interests and handling all Information Technology issues swiftly and effectively.

Who do Pitmans’ Information Technology lawyers work for?

We act for businesses across a diverse range of industry sectors, ranging from start-ups and entrepreneurs right through to SME and global providers. We act for both the customers and purchasers of IT and telecoms software services as well as service providers, distributors and resellers.

Our reputation and cross-practice collaboration means that we are the IT service providers advisor of choice for some of the UK and world’s most dynamic organisations and entrepreneurs. Our clients include branding, marketing and communications agencies, charities and trusts, defence and security companies, manufacturers and retailers, media and entertainment companies.

Do Pitmans’ Information Technology lawyers have any particular areas of expertise?

We have an expert cross-practice cybersquatting and domain name disputes team, along with industry specialists in intellectual property, technology law, media and entertainment, dispute resolution and regulatory law. We advise on data protection, privacy and information compliance, including subject access and information requests under the Data Protection and Freedom of Information Acts. We also advise on the legal, technical and practical implications of Social Media.

Our core expertise lies in Information Technology, outsourcing and technology disputes. Within this sector we provide a wide range of advice and assistance on IT related issues, including:

  • Providing strategic level advice
  • Undertaking legal risk assessments and due diligence
  • Reviewing and drafting contract terms
  • Advising on appropriate contract structures
  • Assisting in contract negotiations and re-negotiations
  • Carrying out dispute risk analysis

​Why choose Pitmans’ Information Technology lawyers?

We work closely with you as an integral part of your executive and commercial teams. We have a substantial amount of sector-specific in-house experience with global service providers. We are passionate about issues facing the technology sector and have a good understanding of underlying technologies. We also take a sector-based approach to technology work, which means that we immerse ourselves in the industry to a greater extent than our competitors. To that end, we have heavy involvement in industry conferences and networks.

We are a dedicated team of enthusiastic IT lawyers committed to helping our clients achieve their commercial objectives, whether this means concluding an IT contract or negotiating and completing a technology deal. We provide an efficient and professional service, and our advice is pragmatic and focused on your commercial short and long-term objectives (as appropriate).

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