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Stephen Ollerenshaw

Stephen Ollerenshaw - Technology Law Alliance

Stephen Ollerenshaw


Stephen trained as a solicitor with the Telecoms Media and Technology team at Osborne Clarke. In 1998 he moved to Wragge & Co. (now Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co.) where he worked as a specialist IT lawyer until leaving to co-found Technology Law Alliance in 2003.

He is highly experienced in working on large value IT and outsourcing contract negotiations across a range of sectors. He has substantial experience in offshore and pan-European outsourcing projects.

Stephen is recognised by Chambers & PartnersLegal 500 and Legal Experts as a leading practitioner in IT law. He is also listed in People of Today as an influential member of UK business and society.

  • UK Chambers Top Ranked 2018

Stephen’s experience

Examples of work include:

  • working closely with a major European energy utility to create framework agreements to receive offshore software development and maintenance services.
  • advising a major IT supplier on a bid to supply a new SAP system to run customer facing accounts for one of the largest building societies in the world.
  • advising a supplier on a significant IT programme for a central government department implementing a major policy initiative in the field of child protection with a value of approximately £50 million.

Stephen Ollerenshaw garners extensive acclaim from peers and is considered to be a dominant player in the marketplace. His practice spans the entire non-contentious IT spectrum, with expertise in outsourcing matters serving as one of his key differentiators.

Chambers and Partners