Firm profile submitted by Waterfront Solicitors LLP
Managing Partners: Piers Strickland & Matthew Harris
Number of partners: 6
Other fee earners: 14
Areas of Practice
Intellectual Property 40%
Commercial Contracts 30%
Intellectual Property: Piers Strickland & Matthew Harris
Commercial Contracts: Alison Berryman & Jean-Marc Pettigrew
Corporate: Matthew Cunningham
Employment: Anthony Purvis
Waterfront Solicitors was one of the first tech law firms to be set up over a decade ago. It has established itself as a highly successful niche IP/IT law firm, with a strong track record in the tech sector.
PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK
The team has extensive experience helping protect, manage, exploit, enforce and defend IP rights - dealing with both contentious and non-contentious work.
The team negotiates all manner of commercial contracts, and is well known for its expertise within the IT/technology sector – with a reputation for defending the interests of SMEs against corporate giants.
The team advises on establishing businesses, joint ventures and mergers and acquisitions, but is best known for advising entrepreneurs and investors in relation to venture capital investments in early-stage technology companies.
The team provides employment and HR expertise to a spectrum of businesses – from SMEs to multi-national employers.