Firm profile submitted by Waterfront Solicitors LLP
THE FIRM Waterfront Solicitors was one of the first tech law firms to be set up over a decade ago, providing high quality, affordable legal advice for smaller IT firms. Since then, Waterfront has established itself as a highly successful niche IP/IT law firm, specialising in intellectual property, commercial, corporate and employment law, with a strong track record in the tech sector. The boutique law firm is well-known for its tech expertise and experience and is skilled at defending the interests of smaller businesses in relation to corporate giants in commercial deals and litigation.
PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK:
•Intellectual Property: The team is made up of IP solicitors who have years of experience helping clients protect, manage, exploit, enforce and defend their intellectual property rights. It covers the entire spectrum of intellectual property law and practice, dealing with both contentious and non-contentious work. Clients include Kenwood and Glasses Direct.
•Commercial Contracts: The team drafts, advises on and negotiates all manner of commercial contracts.
•Corporate: The team offers expert legal advice on a wide range of corporate matters, including setting up a business, venture capital, joint ventures and mergers and acquisitions. Details of deals can be found here.
•Employment: The team provides expert employment and HR advice to a wide range of businesses - from SMEs to multi-national employers with thousands of employees - covering the life of the employment relationship.
CLIENTS The firm acts for a full spectrum of business clients, including, individual entrepreneurs, SMEs, multinational corporations, many of which are in the tech sector. Clients include Kenwood, Dot London, Glasses Direct, Herrmann International, Kuhn Audureau and Vertical Leisure.