Philip is a partner in White & Case’s global intellectual property practice in London. Philip helps clients navigate complex and often cross-border technology transactions and outsourcings in industries as diverse as financial services, automotive, software, information technology and healthcare.
Clients regularly seek his advice on transactional IP and technology matters and agreements, both on a standalone basis and in connection with joint ventures, strategic collaborations, M&A transactions, restructurings, business separations, spin-offs, capital market transactions and financings. These agreements include agreements for the acquisition, development, transfer and licensing of software, digital content, patents, trademarks, other intellectual property and technology, know-how and data as well as research and development agreements, distribution, reseller, marketing agency, supply and manufacturing agreements, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) agreements and (transitional) services agreements.
Philip has a special focus on the digital transformation of industries and the resulting innovative services and business models, in particular in the areas of financial technology (fintech), digital health, mobility concepts, cybersecurity and the Internet of Things (IoT), including machine-to-machine (M2M) communication, Industry 4.0 and smart technologies.
Philip is qualified to practise in England and Wales, as well as in Germany.