The speed of innovation in technology, media and telecommunications in recent years has been nothing short of astonishing. As legislation in this area struggles to keep pace and the management of information becomes more heavily regulated, it is more important than ever to obtain commercial legal advice when operating in this field.

Working with clients throughout the UK, we have become one of the most respected groups in this dynamic area of the law, constantly advising on new developments in the UK and the wider EU. Our expertise encompasses information technology, e-commerce, telecoms and technology investment. We are a leading expert on technology procurement and outsourcing and have extensive experience of advising financial services businesses investing in IT.

  • The team understands the commercial practicalities of its advice, as well as the real world situation telecoms companies face.

  • Shepherd and Wedderburn attracts praise for its "solid telecoms know-how".

  • compares favourably with City firms and is noted for its ‘strong commercial acumen’ in relation to IT and outsourcing mandates.