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Lewis Silkin

Commercial Contracts

Band 5UK-wideUK 2022 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Active advising on complex commercial contracts in sectors including retail, advertising and technology. Adept at advising clients from blue-chip companies to start-ups. Exhibits strength in the negotiation of manufacturing and distribution agreements as well as commercial joint ventures.


A client reports: "I found the whole team at Lewis Silkin to be excellent to work with and they were able to right-fit their support to the stage of our business."

"They really support us and come up with solutions, and they have a genuine invested interest in our organisation," another client notes.

A third interviewee says: "The team are really good and really responsive."

Work highlights

Represented Driift Live Events in production agreements with participants in its online music events.

Notable practitioners

James Gill and Jo Farmer are key contacts.

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The Lewis Silkin Commercial team is well known in the market for its dedicated team of first class specialists who advise on the full range of commercial work, with a special focus on creative, media and technology work. Our clients range from start-ups, high growth businesses, investors and SMEs to global businesses. We've particular expertise in the advertising, media technology, entertainment, sport, retail and professional services sectors.

Our skillsets cover all forms of media, publishing, adtech, client agency, sports, IP licensing, sponsorship and image rights through to agency, distribution, franchising outsourcing, logistics, e-commerce, consumer, gaming, sponsorship and entertainment.

We provide commercially savvy advice in a manner that suits your needs and delivered in a style that suits you. We cut through the complexities and help you to manage risk and achieve your goals.

We tailor our service to your style and your budget, which might mean an end-to-end service on a complex project or a simple 'red flag' report of key risks. In line with our strategy of offering innovative services, we offer services to suit different needs and price points, one of which is LS Assist, which is a low cost, fixed fee, high-quality service supporting certain routine or day-to-day commercial legal needs.

We stand out in having dedicated, specialist commercial and consumer law experts whose experience is sector-specific, with many of our lawyers having worked in-house.

Commercial Contracts

Lewis Silkin


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Clifford's Inn


Greater London



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