Paul Barton is a recognised legal expert in the TMT sector with over 20 years experience. He specialises in all areas of intellectual property, information technology, data protection and e-commerce and internet law, including advising on the procurement, licensing, development and outsourcing of computer systems and software.
Paul's clients include technology start-ups, leading service providers and suppliers of technology, multinational companies and government bodies.
As well as advising on technology projects, outsourcing, the licensing and exploitation of digital data and databases, Paul regularly advises on cloud computing, digital media, e-commerce and internet law issues.
Paul regularly speaks on intellectual property and technology law issues. For many years he lectured for the Bristol University Diploma in Intellectual Property Law and Practice.
Paul is a member of the Society for Computers and Law and is active in the International Technology Law Association.