Andrew Sparrow is a practising Solicitor with thirty two years’ experience as a commercial and corporate lawyer.
He is Founder of and Principal Lawyer with Lecote Technology Lawyers (www.lecote.com), a niche commercial law firm specialising in Internet technology, IT, Intellectual Property, Data Protection, corporate and commercial law. Andrew has run the firm for nineteen years.
Andrew advises upon multi-million pound company sales and acquisitions including in the last 3 years deals worth £25 million, £27 million and £30,000 million. He advises on day to day commercial legal matters across a range of non-contentious issues, including contract negotiation, data protection, intellectual property, IT and technology.
Jeff has over 25 years professional and management experience and sits on the Board of Fentimans advising on strategy and professional development and training. He is also Head of Dispute Resolution based at their Solihull office.
Jeff has written a number of books and articles and lectures for MBL, Liverpool Law Society and law firms (in house) on a number of civil litigation related matters.
Jeff possesses considerable experience at dealing with professional negligence claims against Solicitors and other professionals. He has also acted as an expert witness for the Office for the Supervision of Solicitors (Now SRA).
Leila Chaudry is our Risk and Compliance Manager and has an extensive background working with various law firms in dealing with risk management and regulatory compliance. Leila started out her career working for the Law Society investigating issues of poor service and misconduct. Leila has a law degree (LLB), post graduate diploma in law (LPC) and is a Fellow of the Institute of Paralegals.
Principal and Founder of the firm, Nick has overall management responsibility. Nick qualified as a solicitor in 1979 and has a wide range of legal experience in court work and non contentious matters. He is currently concentrating on Family Law, Wills and Probate work and Civil Disputes. He also sits as a Deputy District Judge.
Steve has over 15 years experience in marketing, operating within many different business sectors and product lines for both B2C & B2B, and also across many traditional marketing channels including direct and digital. Steve is a qualified Chartered Director and has many years of experience held at senior board level positions. In his spare time Steve enjoys cycling and scuba diving.