Nigel specialises in intellectual property, data protection and privacy, and commercial contracts. He works across a wide variety of business sectors, including financial services, technology and life-sciences.
He advises on a range of corporate and commercial transactions, including joint ventures and collaborations. He also advises on standalone technology and brand licensing, as well as a wide range of IP-rich commercial agreements. He has extensive experience of complex and multi-jurisdictional outsourcing transactions, acting for both customers and suppliers. In Chambers 2015, Nigel is described as "technically faultless" as well as "very practical and very good at finding solutions".