Technology and Cyber Risk
As a leading technology and cyber risk practice, we're acknowledged experts in defending technology companies.
We specialise in defending claims against technology businesses and consultants on behalf of their insurers.
Our team has a proven track record of handling claims of all sizes and complexities - from large, high-profile disputes to small claims against SMEs and start-ups.
Thanks to our market-leading position in the non-insurance sector, we're also a popular choice for insureds. We provide insurance coverage and advisory services in relation to technology policies.
We also provide the innovative ReSecure
data breach response service. This offers market-leading legal, technical forensic, public relations and notification/remediation services through a 24/7/365 one-stop-shop facility.
Examples of work
Defending a leading scientific R&D software manufacturer against a €76m claim in respect of alleged repudiatory breaches of contract. These related to the design and implementation of laboratory execution and analysis and operating infrastructure projects
Defending a supplier of software to GP practices in respect of claims by NHS core commissioning groups relating to the quality of the software and the conduct of the implementation
Coverage advice in respect of claims against a mobile telecommunication equipment provider in respect of liabilities to a mobile network operator client arising from network outages
Advising in relation to security breach and consequential data protection and liability issues caused by a compromise of an IT company server by hackers
Defending a hosting service provider in relation to claims arising from data loss