Phil Thompson

Legal - UK


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