Ian Skinner is a Director in the Litigation Practice, specialising in tech disputes and other contentious work for technology and telecoms clients.
His expertise includes complex High Court litigation and international arbitration for diverse clients, including mobile telecoms providers, IT companies and software developers. Ian is particularly experienced in cases involving infrastructure, development and delay for clients providing or receiving tech-related goods and services.
Ian also has significant experience in manufacturing, the retail sector (including “bricks and mortar” and e-commerce retailers), financial services and regulated industries such as rail, post, oil and gas. In addition, Ian has acted for a number of high-net-worth individuals on significant personal matters.
“Market commentators note that he is ‘strong technically, responsive and able to deal with difficult issues’.” – Chambers 2020.
Ian was admitted to the roll of solicitors in 2009 by the Law Society of England and Wales. He was granted higher rights of audience in the civil courts in 2014.