Keir is a Senior Associate in the London office of Osborne Clarke’s commercial practice.

He advises clients on a broad range of non-contentious commercial matters across the transport, logistics, IT, manufacturing and technology sectors. He has particular experience in drafting and negotiating a wide variety of complex commercial contracts, including software development, manufacturing and supply, distribution, O&M and outsourcing agreements. He has also acted for public and private sector clients on a number of regulated public procurements.

Keir has broad experience in the rail sector, having advised on a number of franchise bids, rolling stock procurements and rail technology matters. This has included the South Western franchise, the Crossrail, Thameslink and IEP rolling stock projects and the UK ETCS train signalling packages.

He has been seconded to clients on several occasions. Most recently, he spent five months with Post Office Limited providing specialist advice on its key mails distribution arrangements following its separation from Royal Mail.

Keir qualified in 2012 and joined Osborne Clarke from Dentons in 2017, having trained with Burges Salmon.