Matthew has specialised for over 17 years in all aspects of Information Technology and commercial law, most frequently working with banking and other Financial services clients.
Matthew is highly effective in leading us through the labyrinth of modern contracts, his unquestionable expertise has helped us avoid both financial and reputational damage. His advice not only covers the legal issues involved but he is very commercially astute. Over the years working with Matthew has brought something invaluable to the relationship between Calmac and Pinsents , trust.
Brian Smith - IS Procurement Manager CalMac Ferries Ltd
The Pinsent Masons team, led by Matthew Godfrey-Faussett, was appointed to advise on the procurement of The City of Edinburgh Council’s new ICT partner. The £200m 7 year project is of paramount importance to the Council. The Pinsents team rapidly gained the trust of the internal team and provided invaluable legal, commercial and strategic advice throughout the procurement process, including drafting the bespoke contract. Officers and politicians are delighted with the successful outcome. The Pinsents team were integral to that success.
Kevin McKee - Senior legal Manager Edinburgh City Council
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Gillian is a Partner in the firm's Energy & Infrastructure finance team in Scotland.
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Russell has over 20 years' experience in a wide range of Real estate work, with a particular emphasis on property investment and development.