Phil Thompson is a partner specialising in commercial contracts, in particular his focus is on clients in technology-based businesses. He regularly advises clients on licensing of software and IT hardware, R&D collaborations (advising both Universities and the organisations partnering with them), outsourcing and data protection issues. Phil Thompson has a strong international client base with particular expertise in advising US software companies on supplying cutting-edge (increasingly cloud-based) technology solutions to UK private and public sector customers. Clients include Interactive Intelligence, Jack Wills, and Concha Y Toro.
Career: White & Black Limited, Partner 2007
Memberships/Directorships: International Bar Association, Society for Computers & Law
Education: Keele University – LLB, Law and Business Administration,
College of Law, Chester – LPC, Business Law and Practice
Leisure: Football, golf
Tel +44 (0) 845 201 3147