Steve Kuncewicz

Profession

Partner, BLM

Biography

Steve is a partner at BLM, where he specialises in intellectual property, media and communications-related issues, working mainly with the creative, digital, technology and advertising sector with a nationally-recognised niche specialism in issues involving social media. He deals in both contentious and non-contentious matters, ranging from litigation before the High Court to cross-jurisdictional disputes and complex advisory work, reducing commercial, reputational, regulatory and legal risk.

Steve is a regular media spokesperson, and has given interviews to the local and national press (mainly on social media issues). He is heavily involved in business development, specifically social media strategy, writing an IP and media law blog, regular press releases and articles as well as presenting internal and external seminars to UK Trade and Industry, Websense, Greater Manchester Police, Grant Thornton, the CIPR and PRCA.

Steve is also a member of the Council of Manchester Law Society and the national Law Society, a Board Member and Honorary solicitor of the Manchester Publicity Association, a Director of Manchester Creative Studio and an Ambassador for Forever Manchester.

Published Works

Areas of Practice

IP & IT
Commercial

Memberships

Manchester Law Society
The Law Society
Pro-Manchester
Manchester Publicity Association
Rochdale Development Agency
Bulletproof Agency Network
NSPCC
Forever Manchester