Our technology lawyers offer market-leading advice on the contractual arrangements underpinning our clients’ commercial practices. This includes, advising on and negotiating outsourcing agreements, cloud-computing agreements (including IaaS, PaaS and SaaS agreements), artificial intelligence, blockchain, digitisation and data migration projects, AI and machine learning, software design and development and licencing, and agreements for the creation and maintenance of online payment-platforms.


Our lawyers have worked at the cutting edge for technology companies, carriers and regulated intermediaries in the insurance space, combining both regulatory expertise, particularly in the field of perimeter advice, with a deep understanding of new technologies to embrace digitisation and the power of AI in product innovation, distribution and pricing in mature as well as emerging markets.


Our Financial Services Group works closely with our Technology team, providing seamless advice on compliance and regulatory issues as technology drives innovation in the sector. We help clients structure and document their financial services products, advise on perimeter issues, digital identity and associated AML/KYC policies, and help clients keep abreast of regulatory developments in this evolving space.


Our information law specialists advise fintech clients on all aspects of data protection and privacy including outsourcings, complex data sharing arrangements and information governance.


Our Corporate team help fintech companies throughout their lifecycle and integrate with our wider fintech teams to ensure that clients obtain appropriate legal advice to facilitate client aims whilst complying with regulations.


Our tech IP lawyers advise financial services businesses and suppliers on software IP protection and ownership, database migration, open source licensing and the protection and use of financial data and indices.