Jonathon Little has more than 20 years of experience advising clients on high-value commercial and technology projects. He works with both customers and suppliers across the full range of industry sectors.
Jonathon's practice covers contract negotiation and drafting, outsourcing, telecoms transactions and service agreements, network service arrangements, IT licensing, systems and software acquisition, e-business, framework agreements and other procurement structures, and agency and distribution agreements. He also has extensive experience in the regulatory areas that impact commercial law and technology, including data protection and privacy, cybersecurity, distance selling, and e-commerce rules.
Jonathon has a particular focus on large outsourcings, including IT, network, telecoms, business process outsourcing (BPO), and other arrangements, major transitional arrangements as part of M&A transactions, as well as strategic IT procurements. He has led large outsourcing projects in the insurance, technology, aerospace, banking, and manufacturing sectors. He also works on the protection and evaluation of technology in corporate transactions.
Representative clients include AstraZeneca, Brit Insurance, Celgene, Daniel J. Edelman, EADS, Legal & General, Orange Business Services, Procter & Gamble, Racal Acoustics, Ryder, State Street Bank, Tech Mahindra, and WestCon.
Jonathon is recommended for IT work by Chambers and for commercial contracts, IT, and telecoms by The Legal 500. Before qualifying as a lawyer, he worked as a systems consultant with Andersen Consulting.
- March 15, 2017
Webinar Series: EU General Data Protection Regulation (three-part series)
- August 2, 2016
A Briefing on the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield
- June 29, 2016
Brexit: UK votes to leave the EU: What happens next?
- October 22, 2015
PLI Seminars: European Court of Justice Strikes Down Safe Harbor: What it Means for Transatlantic Businesses
- February 24, 2015
Atlanta IAPP KnowledgeNet: EU Privacy Update
- May 15, 2014
European Labor & Employment Conference 2014: Managing Today’s Employment Relationships Across Europe
"Clients remark on his ‘exceptional contract law knowledge’"Chambers
- Bristol University (Diploma in Intellectual Property Law and Practice 1994); The College of Law, Chancery Lane (Law Society Finals with first class honours 1991; Common Professional Examination with commended pass 1990); Oxford University (B.A. in Philosophy, Politics and Economics Upper Second Class Division One with honours 1988)
- Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales
Member, International Association of Privacy Professionals
Certified International Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E)