Philip James


Partner, Sheridans'
Philip is a Partner in Sheridans’ Interactive team and specialises in Technology, Digital Media and Data. Philip is a leading lawyer in cloud computing and cyber risk and helps clients navigate the complex rights associated with software, content and data distributed via digital supply chains. He has a particular interest in disruptive new media platforms and is an expert in data privacy and leads the firm’s Technology and Data Privacy, Security and Information Rights groups. Philip is passionate about his clients’ business and is proud to support some of the world’s leading brands and entrepreneurs. Philip has a unique blend of secondment experience at blue chip, media technology companies: Flextech/Telewest (now Virgin Media), Dell, esure.com, Sparrowhawk International (now NBC Universal) and Nokia (now Microsoft) (where Philip was acting UK Head of Legal (non-contentious)). Philip partners with clients as an extended legal counsel and works hard to find practical and innovative solutions to legal and commercial issues.