Eversheds Sutherland

Information Technology Department

Midlands
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What the team is known for Strong Midlands presence recognised for its expertise in outsourcing, cloud deals and software licensing. Possesses a broad variety of sector expertise, including TMT, retail and energy. Works for an array of impressive clients in both the private and public sectors. A deep bench of experienced lawyers across two Midlands hubs in Birmingham and Nottingham.

Strengths"The advice has been to a very high standard on the legal side, and they have been commercial and sensible also," a client says.

A client shares: "Excellent, very responsive and knowledgeable. I have been pleased with the working relationship we have."

"I was blown away by the quality of their work,"reports another.

Work highlights Supported Highways England with a £500 million contract development and procurement process in support of its National Roads Telecommunication Service Project, a major step on the way towards smart motorways.

Notable practitioners


Charlotte Walker-Osborn
leads the practice in the West Midlands. She comes recommended for her experience negotiating IT arrangements of all kinds, including cybersecurity, artificial intelligence and Internet of Things systems.
"She is extremely knowledgeable and open to taking on other people's ideas and views."


Nick Blane
is the East Midlands practice head. He is recommended for cross-border systems implementation and complex public sector and infrastructure-related IT projects.