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Katey Dixon

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Forde Campbell LLC

Work Department

Corporate, intellectual property, commercial contracts and licensing, IT and E-commerce.


Associate Director


Katey advises clients in relation to equity funding rounds, whether seed, series A or B. She advises clients upon and taking a lead role in negotiating, provides commercial advice to a range of clients including SaaS businesses, designers and recruitment and consultancy agencies, relating to joint venture agreements, franchising, terms of business, terms of use, e-commerce and data protection.

Principal areas of law include:

  • Corporate Governance
  • Investment
  • Commercial contracts and licensing
  • Data protection law
  • Intellectual property
  • E-commerce




University of Edinburgh, Queen's University Belfast, Institute of Professional Legal Studies.


Sailing, tennis, yoga, running.

Northern Ireland: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

IT and telecoms

Within: IT and telecoms

Forde Campbell LLC is a boutique firm with a solid track record in assisting clients across the spectrum of commercial, IT, IP and media law matters. Recent work for the team includes data protection advice, cross-border licensing transactions and software development matters. Start-up companies are key clients for the group, which has a reputation for representing app developers and cloud integration service providers. Highlights included advising data intelligence and risk management company C6 on sourcing information placed on the dark web. Other clients include In Your Element and DocTap. Rory Campbell and Katey Dixon jointly head the group.

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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Specialist IP, technology and media firm Forde Campbell LLC  provides ‘very clear and easy-to-understand advice’ on trade mark registration, copyright licensing and the protection and commercialisation of designs and brands, alongside handling a range of IP disputes. Highlights included advising retail technology company Velocity Worldwide on intra-group licensing and protection of its intellectual property in global jurisdictions, including the US, Australia, Japan and South Africa. The group is assisting toy and game manufacturer The Creativity Hub on the registration of trade marks related to game development across global jurisdictions. Other clients include textile manufacturer Luke Irwin. IP specialist Mathew Forde leads the team with Rory Campbell ; Campbell and Katey Dixon attract praise for their ‘sound advice and amazing support’.

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