Andrew Lee

Andrew Lee

Areas of expertise:
Digital Media, Commercial, Technology and Telecoms. A commercial lawyer with over 20 years’ experience gained in City private practice and then in-house in international media, communications and technology businesses. Combines digital media, e-commerce, m-commerce, payments, IT and telecoms experience with a broad range of regulatory experience.

What do you focus on for your clients

I am a commercial lawyer with a focus on digital media, technology and transformation. I have particular experience in mobile, digital financial services and data protection. My career has been focused on emerging digital technologies and helping my clients manage them to achieve their commercial goals.

Tell us about your professional background

I qualified at Denton’s TMT department and went on to work at Olswang and Baker & McKenzie. In-house I ran T-Mobile’s European mobile content legal team, and was Head of Legal for the mobile payments company Boku in Europe.

Tell us a bit about your working style and other interests 

I like nothing more than the challenge of the new; partnering businesses strategically and helping them get the most from their legal team. Clients appreciate my ability to communicate complexity simply.  I live in bucolic Somerset where, when not working, you can typically find me listening to music, walking our mad dogs and building Lego with my two young sons.

This week is a significant milestone in Halebury’s evolution as we announced that we have been acquired by Elevate, the US-based market leading law company that provides sophisticated technology, people, data science and consulting tools to the legal sector, acting as a strategic partner to law firms and in-house teams. Our team at Halebury have […]
09 January 2019
LONDON – 8th January 2019 – Law company Elevate today announced it has acquired Halebury, the UK NewLaw firm. Halebury will be an Elevate business, retaining its own team. With UK-regulated Halebury on board, Elevate provides both in-house legal teams and law firms with a 360-degree service offering spanning talent, resourcing, consulting, technology and managed […]
08 January 2019

Andrew provides excellent legal expertise, extensive knowledge of the media and telecoms landscape and has an ability to communicate complex issues to those with a non-legal background.


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