Technology, Media, Telecoms (TMT) Department

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What the team is known for A skilled practice especially prominent in telecoms joint ventures and investments as well as media acquisitions. Acts for a strong roster of multinational technology clients. Particularly adept in alternative internet service provider models, infrastructure sharing and network neutrality. Also highly sought after for its expertise in e-commerce and fintech mandates and advice on data privacy, outsourcing transactions and electronic content delivery.

Strengths The team is frequently praised for its quality of advice. One source reports: "Their advice is very detailed and clear. They get the overall understanding of the business and we rely on them."

Another interviewee also compliments the firm's offering: "The team provides second-to-none legal services."

Work highlights Advised Macnica on its USD40 million acquisition of a 42% stake in Crowdanalytix Solutions.

Notable practitioners

Rahul Matthan is a highly renowned practitioner, frequently assisting clients with major telecoms issues and cutting-edge technology work. He is sought out by clients for his knowledge, as one source enthuses: "We rely on Rahul as the go-to person for the tech elements – he's an authority in his area."