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BDB Pitmans

THE ANCHORAGE, 34 BRIDGE STREET, READING, RG1 2LU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work +44 345 222 9222
Fax:
Fax +44 118 958 5097
Email:
Web:
www.bdbpitmans.com/

Tim Clark

Tel:
Work 0118 957 0264
Email:
BDB Pitmans

Work Department

Commercial dispute resolution.

Position

Tim heads the commercial dispute resolution practice. He specialises in information
technology disputes, commercial claims, company law disputes, franchising law and
injunction applications. He acts in all divisions of the High Court and is experienced in
International and Domestic Arbitration and other forms of alternative dispute
resolution including mediation. Tim has substantial experience in the IT sector acting
for software vendors, distributors, systems integrators, resellers and customers. He
has a particular interest in company law matters including directors’ duties,
shareholder disputes including unfair prejudice petitions, derivative claims and
warranty claims..

Career

Trained Jaques & Lewis (now Eversheds); qualified 1987; partner Andersen Legal Garretts; partner Olswang until 2006; partner Pitmans 2006 to date.

Member

Society for Computers and Law

Education

Reading University (1984 LLB).

Leisure

Golf, avid supporter of Reading FC.


South East: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Within: Leading individuals

Tim Clark - BDB Pitmans

Within: Commercial litigation: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

BDB Pitmans acts for a mix of private clients, shareholders and national and international corporations in IT disputes, contentious corporate and shareholder matters, professional negligence claims and complex commercial disputes.  Tim Clark's  practice focuses on company law-related claims, shareholder and unfair prejudice disputes, while Phil Smith and David Gwillim handle commercial and construction sector disputes respectively.

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South East: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

IT and telecoms

Within: IT and telecoms

BDB Pitmans's team is headed by Philip Smith who is especially experienced in handling TMT-related disputes. It is also notable for its skills in relation to licensing, outsourcing and counts established tech companies and start ups among its clients.  Tim Clark has broad expertise in the IT sector acting for software vendors, distributors and systems integrators and has of late,  advised on a number of security breaches. Partner Philip Weaver and associate Marie Evrard focus on the corporate/commercial side, advising on areas such as outsourcing, licensing transactions, channel partner agreements and distribution agreements.

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