The law firm for success in tech

We are delighted to welcome UK tech law firm JAG Shaw Baker's entire team to our firm.

The team joined us in London with effect from 1 August 2018 to create a unique new legal offering, ‘Withers tech,’ designed to fully meet the needs of entrepreneurs, investors and technology companies across the world. JAG Shaw Baker was established in 2013 to advise UK and US entrepreneurs, companies and investors across high-growth technology sectors such as life sciences, clean tech, and digital technology.

Working with Withers’ international team, the combined capabilities of Withers tech will advise tech clients on the full range of their legal needs, from the full life cycle of their business ventures, to immigration, tax, estate planning, family law and divorce, real estate, philanthropy and litigation matters in their professional and personal lives.

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Jeremy Wakeham, Partner

'We are hugely excited to welcome JAG Shaw Baker to the firm. Their in depth experience in the technology sectors is a great strategic complement to the work we do for tech entrepreneurs and investors in the US and Asia, and presents exciting possibilities to increase our activity in the sectors.'

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James Shaw, Partner (Co-founder of JAG Shaw Baker)

'The fast growth tech and life sciences markets are a growth area for Withers, so together with our industry expertise and their international reach, we can deliver that global model overnight to all of our clients.'

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Tina Baker, Partner (Co-founder of JAG Shaw Baker)

'Joining Withers allows the firm to stand by their clients through every stage of their company's life and help them create strong global businesses as they grow and expand ... Together, we will continue to provide our clients with unprecedented access to the best legal teams for the fast growth tech and life sciences markets.'

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Meet the team