Daniel Gallagher is a senior associate in the London office of the Technology and Media practice. He advises clients on complex technology and intellectual property transactions and has been named a “Rising Star” for Fintech by Legal 500 2020 and 2021.
Daniel is experienced advising on technology and business process outsourcing arrangements, digital transformation projects, cloud services, licensing, development and collaboration agreements, and other technology and IP related matters. His experience also includes matters involving emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and robotic process automation (RPA). He has represented clients on Fintech, Insurtech and Proptech transactions.
Daniel also advises clients on how to comply with data protection law, including global data transfers, processing data in complex technology arrangements, and the appropriate security and privacy measures to protect data, including in arrangements with third parties.
Daniel joined CMS in 2019 from another global law firm. He was recommended by Legal 500 for Commercial Contracts in 2018 and 2019 and for Fintech in 2020 and 2021. He has spent a year on secondment to the technology and IP legal team of a global financial institution and before that, six months on secondment to one of the major music publishers.
Daniel has a particular interest in the intellectual property and data issues arising from emerging technologies.