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
Victoria heads up our operational asset management team providing both strategic and day to day project advice based on her experience of delivering large infrastructure projects.
Head of the UK asset management and investment funds practice, David has almost 20 years’ experience advising on both advisory and transactional matters with particular experience in the alternative investment fund, asset management and institutional investment sectors. David’s clients include high-profile asset managers, pension schemes, institutional investors and large sovereign wealth funds.
Laura provides litigation services, covering all aspects of dispute resolution, to clients in a range of sectors with a particular focus on financial services and contentious IT matters.