Jacob is a Senior Associate in the Commercial Law team at our Bristol office. He specialises in IT/ICT, renewable energy and complex commercial contracts. Jacob's IT focus is on software development and software licensing (traditional and cloud/SaaS models); multi-party platform development; hosting; support and maintenance and complex frameworks and data management contracts.
Jacob has particular expertise in the application of software and sophisticated data analytics and monitoring systems across various sectors, especially in relation to renewable energy projects, solar and energy storage assets. He is a member of the firm's Technology sector team and is part of the 'lawyer-in-residence' team providing support for start-up and early stage technology companies at SETsquared Bristol, SETsquared Bath, Future Space, Bristol Robotics Laboratory and Unit DX.
Prior to qualifying as a solicitor Jacob worked as a policy specialist for the Environment Agency.