Tughans is an award winning legal practice with over 120 years’ experience within the legal sector.  Its full service practice hosts a number of partner led specialist teams, specifically created to best serve its clients’ unique needs, including a highly experienced technology team.  This technology team has a proven track record in advising firms and individuals in the technology sector on both the traditional requirements of the sector and the new and innovative regulatory regimes that sit alongside these.

Tughans has the capabilities in-house to deal with the full range of legal matters relating to technology-based clients, including early-stage investment, M&A, outsourcing, cyber security, infrastructure projects and product launches, as well as litigation.  It also has a specialist standalone Contracts and Technology Department – which makes it unique in the Northern Ireland marketplace. Tughans Contracts and Technology Department offers specialist advice on regulatory matters including data protection, privacy and freedom of information, intellectual property, licensing agreements, software supply and distribution agreements, commercial contracts and procurement. Its team’s niche expertise allows the firm to provide commercially sound advice, not just legal know-how.

Tughans has consistently been the law firm of choice for indigenous Northern Ireland technology companies and also acts on behalf of several international technology companies in relation to all aspects of their business operations.

Tughans is lead legal advisor to Invest Northern Ireland and manage all of their Co-Fund Investment transactions, which focus on technology companies.  The firm also provides all of the legal advice to the ‘Techstart’ investment fund.

Please visit Tughans website for more information.