Deirdre is an experienced tech lawyer who joined Kemp IT Law in May 2016 and became a Partner in April 2020.
Deirdre specialises in all aspects of contract, commercial, intellectual property and data law as they apply to new technologies and has significant experience advising on large-scale digital transformation projects driven by the move to cloud computing, hybrid clouds and other “as a service” technologies. Deirdre acts for both suppliers and customers on all layers of the tech stack, with a particular expertise in advising law firms on technology procurement, and has in-depth market knowledge and experience advising on complex, technical issues arising at the intersection of law and technology.
Deirdre also advises on IP and data law matters covering GDPR issues and issues surrounding the acquisition and exploitation of data and other IP rights.
Global Leader (WWL 2023: Data – Information Technology, Data Privacy & Data Protection)
Next Generation Partner (Legal 500)
“A well established IT practice for both tech providers and customers, taking in cloud computing, digital transformation, IP, data regulation and commercial contracts” (Chamber UK 2023)
“Highly knowledgeable, responsive, competent, personable – great at finding practical ways to balance commercial and legal considerations” (Chamber UK 2023)
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We publish for our clients and contacts blogs, vlogs and white papers, and hold occasional events and webinars about developments in Tech Law.
Our insight is widely recognised in the market. Who’s Who Legal have named us one of their eight Tech Law thought leaders each year since 2017. Click through to our insights page or an article below.
Data objects: a new English law property right?
Deirdre Moynihan looks at the Law Commission’s recommendation that a new form of personal property be introduced into English law: …
No US-style class-action lawsuits in the UK
In this vlog, Deirdre Moynihan looks briefly at the decision in Lloyd v Google.
GDPR: Top Ten Practical Tips & Popular Misconceptions
Time: Wednesday 6th July 2022, 09.00-10.00 (UK)Webinar from Kemp IT Law Register here.In the four years since it became law, …