It’s not surprising that we’ve been described as “the world’s premier IT firm”. We handle our clients’ most complex and transformative transactions in the Technology, Media and Telecoms (TMT) sectors. We operate as a gateway, supporting our European clients’ operations across the European, U.S. and Asian markets and acting as a hub for our non-European clients’ inbound investment and product strategies in Europe. We serve iconic brands and companies as clients, in a dynamic world where technology continues to evolve rapidly. It's crucial to work with a legal team that understands the technology and can both anticipate issues and work to resolve them creatively.
Given the amount of current and future legal change affecting the TMT sectors in Europe, we work alongside colleagues across the MoFo Europe offices to advise clients on the impact of those legal and regulatory developments – including for example changes due to Brexit, the General Data Protection Regulation and the EU’s Digital Single Market initiative.
Understanding What Drives the Client Need
We are proud to say that our clients include the most forward-thinking technology and media companies, whose services and products bring innovation to the way we live. We actively assist both established and emerging sector clients in creating and leveraging new technology platforms and harnessing evolving business models. We also advise a wide range of well-known technology-enabled companies on their technology investments and projects to implement technology. Clients tell us that they particularly value us for:
Advice That Is Synonymous with Technology Globally
We recognise that the TMT market is multifaceted. Much of our added value to our clients derives from our understanding of how technology makes a difference within a particular sector or industry, and how industry-specific practices and regulations affect the implementation of technology solutions. We have market-leading expertise in:
Clients of our European TMT practice include: 1&1, Amadeus, Autodesk, Axel Springer, DocuSign, Eventbrite, Formula E, Fujitsu, Global E, GREE, Human Rights Watch, Konami, Korn/Ferry, Mattel, NNIT, Novartis, Oculus, Research in Motion, Softbank, Telecolumbus, Toshiba, Unity, and 20th Century Fox.
Chambers Global 2016 Global: Data Protection Global: Outsourcing Global: TMT USA: Outsourcing
Chambers Europe 2016 Germany: TMT: Media
Chambers UK 2017 UK-wide: Outsourcing London: Information Technology
Legal 500 UK 2016 IT and Telecoms Commercial Contracts
Legal 500 Germany 2017 Media: Entertainment Telecommunications Information Technology and Outsourcing: Data Protection
Vault Guide 2014 #1 Technology Law Firm
"They do things so quickly, they understand our requirements and they care about what we want. I feel really well supported by them and know we can rely on them."Chambers UK 2017
"The team is very commercially pragmatic, very responsive and helpful and pleasant to work with."Chambers UK 2017
“Knowledgeable, professional and commercially astute”Legal 500 UK 2015
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