Michael is a partner with over 20 years' experience of a wide variety of technology law areas, including information technology and telecoms deals, outsourcing projects and computer and internet law. Much of his experience is international.
Based in Leeds, he heads up the Northern Technology Law team.
Since December 2015, Michael has also held the position of Regional Senior Partner for the Leeds office.
He has worked with a wide range of both suppliers and users of information and communications technologies (ICT):
- On the supplier side, his clients have covered a wide spectrum from major systems integrators and leading BPO suppliers to niche software houses;
- On the customer side, clients he has supported have ranged from central government departments and NHS Trusts to financial services and international businesses.
He regularly works on deals with an international dimension, often with similar experts from around the world. He is active in the International Technology Law Association (ITechLaw) and regularly speaks at international conferences on leading edge subjects in the area.