Mark is a lawyer with extensive experience in commercial outsourcing, IT and data protection.

He has particular expertise advising clients in the financial services and digital business sectors, and regularly advises clients on:

  • IT development, implementation and exploitation arrangements
  • a broad range of data protection matters
  • outsourcing arrangements of all shapes and sizes.

Mark also advises clients on FinTech matters, digital payments, cybersecurity, encryption and electronic signatures.

Mark is a Trustee of the Society for Computers and Law, and is the Technology section editor of Computers and Telecommunications Law Review.

He is recommended for Technology and Outsourcing work in both Chambers and Legal 500 directories (“extremely knowledgeable and commercial”), and his team won the National Outsourcing Association’s Outsourcing Advisor of the Year award in 2011.

Prior to becoming a lawyer, Mark worked for IBM writing and developing software. He joined Osborne Clarke in 2015, having previously been a partner at Hogan Lovells.