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        Technology and Communications

        Whether you are a tech company, a supplier to, or customer of, the tech industry, in telecommunications, or a start up with a great idea, we can help you navigate the legal 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 law expertise and experience.

        With offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, and Newcastle, as well as 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.

        • corporate and M&A transactions
        • dispute resolution
        • employment
        •  industry specific commercial work
        • real estate
        • regulatory and competition advice and disputes
        • telecoms network infrastructure projects

        • Business advice, setup, and structuring for technology start-ups and emerging companies
        • Commercial contracts and agreement
        • Corporate governance
        • Distribution agreements
        • Employment agreements, disputes, dismissals, shareholder plans and options
        • FinTech
        • Incorporation including shareholder agreements and company constitutions
        • Intellectual property
        • Joint ventures
        • License agreements
        • Mergers & Acquisitions
        • Privacy policies
        • Regulatory compliance
        • Subscription agreements
        • Terms and conditions of use

        Andrew Bautovich

        • Principal Lawyer

        David Reid

        • Principal Lawyer

        Mark Hickey

        • Chairman (Asia Pacific)

        Jason Lambeth

        • Principal Lawyer

        Cavelle Lindsay

        • Senior Associate

        Matthew Hawken

        • Supervising Lawyer

        Ben Burney

        • Principal Lawyer // Head of Banking & Financial Services (Asia Pacific)

        Dennis Batur

        • Principal Lawyer