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Kit
Burden

Global Co-Head of Technology Sector and Partner @ DLA Piper

Leading IT and technology transactions lawyer, as recognized by all of major legal directories

Kit specializes in the areas of outsourcing and complex technology transactions, advising both users and suppliers of IT, and outsourcing services and in relation to all aspects of the procurement process. His work ordinarily involves him on business critical projects frequently valued in the hundreds of millions of pounds. Major clients he works for include UBS, WNS, RBS, Standard Chartered Bank, Lloyds Banking Group, Visa, HCL Technologies and Wipro, as well as various major insurers and retail banks and other large corporates and providers of IT and outsourcing services.

He is the author of two leading publications, on Computer Contracts (Sweet & Maxwell) and the Legal Protection of Computer Software (EMIS), and co-author of the chapter on IT Contracts in the Encyclopaedia of IT Law (Sweet & Maxwell). He is also co-author and overall editor of the Globe Publications book on “Outsourcing”.

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