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.

Halebury features in this year’s edition of the Legal 500 for IT / Telecoms and Sport. For IT and Telecoms, the NewLaw firm is ranked in Tier 3. Commentary reads: Halebury’s ‘brilliant’ team includes lawyers with significant in house experience across IT and telecoms sectors and is led by the ‘responsive’ Denise Nurse and Janvi […]
31 October 2018
Halebury has contributed to Juro’s new eBook on legal operations. The book is authored by 14 legal innovators who reflect on their experiences of making the various competencies of legal operations work for their legal team, and for their business. Halebury CEO Denise Nurse contributes on the chapter on vendor management. You can download the […]
16 October 2018

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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