Simon Lofthouse > Addleshaw Goddard > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Addleshaw Goddard
3 SOVEREIGN SQUARE
SOVEREIGN STREET
LEEDS
LS1 4ER
England

Work Department

Commercial

Position

Partner working in the Technology and Outsourcing team.  He has significant in-house experience from four secondments: with a multi-national FTSE 100 manufacture, a major financial institution, a multi-national insurance company and Aegon.

Career

Addleshaw Goddard qualified 2008, Addleshaw Goddard Managing Associate 2012, Addleshaw Goddard partner 2016 to date

Memberships

Society for Computers & Law

Education

Ermysted’s Grammar School
Durham University, University College
Durham Business School
College of Law

Leisure

Rugby, mountain biking, visiting castles

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > IT and telecoms

(Next Generation Partners)

Simon LofthouseAddleshaw Goddard

Addleshaw Goddard works with an impressive list of technology clients, both nationally and internationally. The firm’s UK commercial and technology teams are overseen by Michael Lowry – they handle an assortment of high-profile projects and contentious work for household name brands such as Asda. The core group comprises Simon Lofthouse who advises on large-scale procurement and outsourcing matters; Bill Gilliam, who handles heavyweight litigation, and long-serving consultant Ian Sampson, who remains an active member of the team. The group is skilled in advising on licensing arrangements and commercial contracts for CRM platforms and geospatial technologies. Other standouts in the team include experienced associates James MortCharlotte Marshall and Priscilla Hetherton; all who play key roles in the firm’s work on complex and cross-border transactions and outsourcing projects.