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          Technology and Communications

          Whether you are a global tech giant, a supplier to, or customer of, the tech industry, or a start up with a great idea, we can help you navigate the legal and regulatory challenges.

          We have created a team of world class technology and telecommunication lawyers so that global leaders and market disruptors, their investors, customers and insurers seek out our deep technology and communications expertise and experience.

          “We started working with DWF about six months ago. I’ve been very impressed with the way they have rolled up their sleeves and invested time in getting to know our business and how we work. Our business isn’t easy to understand but DWF have shown commitment and tenacity in ensuring a good grasp of our industry as well as Expedia, from junior associate upwards.”
          – Expedia, Inc

          With offices across the UK and Ireland, Germany, France, Dubai and Brussels and a network of specialists in other jurisdictions, we provide the insight you need to scale and develop your business. We work right across the sector, advising global platforms, hardware and software innovators, aggregators, retailers and delivery specialists. 

          We advise some of the largest telecoms and communications providers in the world on infrastructure, commercial licensing and dispute management.

          We have specialists in FinTech and crypto currencies, and work right across our other key sectors to provide specialist advice to those companies making significant technology investments.
          We also provide data security and privacy and integrated crisis response services, meeting market needs in a way unmatched by other law firms.

          We win many awards for innovation, often utilising the power of new technology ourselves. We use this technology to take away the day to day administration of co-ordinating and managing major projects with you. We also right size our specialist teams and insist on delivering the highest value to you.

          For insights and industry updates follow us at @DWF_Tech

          Legal Insight

          Legal Practice the DWF Way

          21 January 2020

          LexisNexis Middle East’s Head of Publishing, Hussain Hadi, took time out at the Qatar Business Law Forum to chat with Kirk Durrant, Managing Partner at DWF’s Qatar office. They discussed DWF’s recent establishment and growth in Qatar, how the practice of law is changing and the role of AI.

          Meet our team

          Klaus Brisch, LL.M. (USA)

          • Partner // Certified Information Technology Attorney // Global Head of Technology

          Andrew Whalley

          • Partner // Head of Commercial Litigation (Liverpool)

          Craig Chaplin

          • Partner // National Head of Commercial & Competition

          Stefan Paciorek

          • Partner // CEO - International Division

          Anne-Sylvie Vassenaix-Paxton

          • Partner // Head of Oil & Gas
          Connected Services offers a range of stand-alone consultative services that complement our legal offering in each of our core sectors.
          DWF Forensic

          DWF Forensic

          DWF Forensic is a team of experienced, qualified forensic accountants and investigators, with ‘Big Four’ accounting expertise. 

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