Rob is a senior associate in the commercial IP & IT group. He specialises in transactional intellectual property and adtech matters, but operates across a wide range of general commercial and IT deals, with a particular focus on technology, media and sport. He has experience in assisting and advising clients on the interpretation, negotiation and drafting of a wide range of complex commercial contracts, with particular expertise advising on major brand partnerships, sponsorship agreements and talent endorsement agreements across the entertainment, fashion, luxury goods and sports sectors.
In the past, Rob has also spent significant periods of time on secondment with clients across various industries. He has worked closely with their legal and commercial teams, built long-lasting relationships and gained invaluable experience and understanding of how their businesses operate. This pragmatic, commercially focused experience and understanding from a client perspective helps to inform Rob’s everyday practice.
- LLB Law, University of Warwick
- BPP University, Legal Practice Course
- Qualified 2016
What others say
“Rob Powell deserves mention for providing a fantastic service [and] down-to-earth and pragmatic legal advice – an expert in his fields”Legal 500 2020