Roger Bickerstaff is Joint Head of Bird & Bird's IT Sector Group. He advises on all aspects of IT law to public- and private-sector clients, but he has a particular interest and experience in advising on public-sector IT projects. Roger also has a significant level of expertise in public procurement law.
Roger has nearly 15 years experience of advising on large-scale IT projects in both the public and private sectors. This wealth of experience means that he understands the issues that arise in major projects and can provide the solutions to resolve these issues. He now fulfils the role of trusted advisor on a range of significant projects, providing advice that goes well beyond legal and contractual matters, and into the technical and commercial heart of the success of the implementation of projects.
Roger is recognised as being a leading exponent of IT law and is regularly cited within the legal directories, particularly for his public-sector practice.