Paul Lewis is Co-head of Innovation for Linklaters and, in such role, he is involved in many of the new and exciting legaltech projects we are undertaking at the moment both for our clients and in our own business, including A.I. and blockchain applications. Paul is a specialist in structured capital market securities and derivatives, and in recent years his long-standing and established clients in this space have looked to him for advice on the application of smart contacts and distributed ledger technology. Paul is a regular speaker at key industry events on the subject of blockchain.
Julian has been in Linklaters’ Technology group since qualification, and he is a Co-leader of the global Telecoms, Media and Technology sector group. He has a wide practice encompassing regulatory and commercial financial services work, all aspects of information governance, IT and outsourcing contracts, e-commerce and media work. His particular focus is working in highly regulated industries such as financial services, telecoms, professional services, utilities and the public sector, where he can combine his regulatory and commercial expertise. In recent years he has advised many financial services companies on their strategies for addressing digital risks and opportunities.