Press Release: Lewis Silkin continues its expansion through new partner hire
08 September 2016
Dr Nathalie Moreno is the only UK-based TMT lawyer dual-qualified in the UK and France
LONDON – City law firm Lewis Silkin LLP (www.lewissilkin.com) announces that leading international TMT lawyer Dr Nathalie Moreno has joined the firm’s renowned Media, Brands and Technology team. She joins the firm as partner, having previously been a partner at Charles Russell Speechlys.
Currently the only UK-based TMT partner who is dual qualified in both the UK and France, Nathalie’s career spans more than 20 years, during which time she has advised both blue-chip, multinational clients and successful start-ups from sectors such as IT, e-commerce, retail and leisure, and financial services, among others.
Her areas of expertise cover a broad range of complex technology-related commercial transactions, ranging from the negotiation of IT services, cloud and outsourcing agreements, IT procurement and software licensing, facilities management, or data protection, privacy and cyber security to advice regarding supply, distribution and licensing arrangements or internet and other e-commerce issues in Europe.
Nathalie also specialises in advising on telecommunications services agreements and regulation as well as on payment services and commercial arrangements. She regularly advises on all these issues under both English and French law, and has also practiced in France, Belgium and the United States.
Nathalie is a graduate of Harvard Law School, and also holds a PhD in international law from Université Panthéon-Assas.
Giles Crown, partner and head of the Media, Brands & Technology team at Lewis Silkin LLP, comments:
“We are delighted to welcome Nathalie to the Lewis Silkin team. She brings to bear a wealth of recognised industry knowledge and experience, as well as a unique specialism in her dual qualification advising French businesses on a wide range of technology, compliance and transactional issues. Her appointment represents an important addition to the team, as we continue to expand our capabilities in areas such as technology and data protection to meet the needs of our clients in our core sectors. She also adds to our strong existing offering, led by corporate partner Marie-Caroline Frochot, to French clients doing business in the UK.”
“The Media, Brands and Technology team at Lewis Silkin is widely regarded as one of the best in the business, and I believe there is a strong match between my skills and the practice’s plans for growth. The legal and commercial challenges faced by these sectors are increasingly complex and converging, and I look forward to working with the team to help their clients capitalise on opportunities.”
For further information please contact:
Scott Addison or Tal Donahue
Tel: 020 7269 1430
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