Andrew Lucas


Partner, Dentons


Andy Lucas specialises in all aspects of non-contentious computer law. He has acted for both suppliers and customers in numerous large-scale software procurements, and is currently an adviser to many government departments on some of their most high profile technology implementations. This advice includes not only the drafting and negotiation of agreements and schedules but also expert advice on the implementation of the public procurement regulations.

His practice includes a number of US/UK based software companies, assisting with the legal issues that they face doing business within the UK and European markets, the outsourcing of key services, software development, partnering agreements, data protection, IT security, penetration testing and digital rights management.

Andy’s key areas of expertise include large public sector information technology contracts, public procurement law including competitive dialogue, OGC best practices, technical contract documentation, post implementation reviews, and strategic support including supply strategy and contracting vehicles.

Andy has a background in IT, which enables him to combine legal, technical and commercial understanding of the field, making him an acute and reliable adviser.

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