Welcome to Clayden Law

We are specialist technology lawyers, based in Oxford. We advise clients on information technology, intellectual property, data privacy and cybersecurity matters both across the UK and internationally.  We work with clients, not for them, maintaining a close relationship with their management team.

Who we work with

A real asset to our small legal department

Piers has proved to be a real asset to our small legal department. We regularly ask him to help with our commercial contracts work, particularly in the IT procurement space. Pragmatic and commercial, Piers is a pleasure to work with and I have no hesitation in recommending him.

David Parsons, Group Legal Manager, Endsleigh Insurance Services Limited

We have relied on Piers' drafting and negotiating skills

Myself and other colleagues across different departments at Oxford Nanopore have relied on Piers' drafting and negotiating skills to help us conclude many agreements, some highly complex, including licensing, research collaborations and production and supply agreements.

Dr Spike Willcocks, VP Business and Corporate Development, Oxford Nanopore Technologies Ltd

Capable and effective … no hesitation in recommending

Piers proved to be capable and effective, offering a highly flexible resource to help us cope with spikes in workload. I would have no hesitation in recommending him.

Anthony Tabor, General Counsel and Commercial Director – Ubiquisys Limited

Clear practical advice under tight time frames and with excellent turnaround times

Piers is a pleasure to deal with. Approachable and personable, he uses commercial plain English while providing clear practical advice under tight time frames and with excellent turnaround times. I would have no hesitation in recommending him.

Paul Harvey, Director, ContactPartners Limited

Manish and Clayden Law have provided timely and vital counsel

M3 Global Research operates an ISO 26362 certified panel with the highest quality data collection and project management capabilities that cover the spectrum of quantitative and qualitative market research techniques utilized today. Our panel has over 2 million physicians in more than 70 countries worldwide, necessitating the transfer of data throughout the world.  Following the abandonment of Safe Harbor, Manish and Clayden Law have provided timely and vital counsel to help us navigate the changing waters regarding the export of data between the EEA and the US.

Erin Austin, Corporate Legal Counsel, M3 Inc.

Manish was a key part of the Clayden Law team who provided Shaw Gibbs with vital input

As a part of their continued drive to make life easier for their clients, Shaw Gibbs have recently launched SGConnex, an online accounts service fully integrated with accounting software Xero, creating instant and ongoing access for businesses from anywhere at any time. Manish was a key part of the Clayden Law team who provided Shaw Gibbs with vital input into the structuring and tailoring of a bespoke set of terms and conditions for SGConnex as well as legal advice around e-commerce implications, data protection and security.

Edward Porter, Director, Shaw Gibbs

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