Jim is one of the Asia Pacific region’s most highly regarded IT lawyers.
Jim is Of Counsel in our Commercial and IT Groups, based in Sydney.
He provides advice on commercial and corporate law as it applies to intangible assets such as copyright, trade secrets and confidential information, consumer protection, antitrust, trade marks and trade names, and patents.
With dual qualifications in law and computer science, Jim specialises in technology and telecommunications law, outsourcing and systems integration contracts, IP ownership and licensing and e-commerce. He acts for users and suppliers of TMT and related services in the public and private sectors.
Jim’s clients include leading ASX listed companies and major government departments as well as vendors of technology and telecommunication services. He advises both suppliers and users of technology and telecommunications, large and small businesses, and government at all levels.
Jim is a former President of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association, the leading organisation for commercial lawyers in our region, and regularly works with its members throughout the Asia-Pacific region and globally in providing expertise in technology, IT, IP and telecommunications. He was previously the head of the Corporate Technology and IP Groups at a leading Australian law firm.