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Crispin Dick

LLP Partner
T: 023 8048 2107

legal 500 2021 leading individual




  • commercial contracts including outsourcing, servicing, franchising, agency and distribution
  • constitutional and corporate governance issues
  • joint ventures and collaboration
  • outsourcing and servicing agreements
  • IT agreements
  • software development
  • licensing
  • e-commerce
  • data protection
  • Business sales

About Crispin

Having spent the first 14 years of my legal career at firms in London, I joined Paris Smith as leader of the commercial team in June 2011.

My clients include large international corporate as well as smaller owner managed businesses.  My experience covers a wide range of sectors including financial services, automotive, healthcare, leisure, consumer, food and drinks, rail and technology.

Recent work highlights:

  • Advising Uteron Pharma on its sale to Actavis Corp. for consideration of up to USD 305 million
  • Drafting and advising R Raphael & Sons Plc on a software development and licence agreement in respect of a new banking platform for their retail banking accounts
  • Advising YY Online Services Limited on the acquisition of the Yachts and Yachting Website
  • Drafting and advising a well established international rail booking service, upon a software development and licence agreement with a specialist developer for a new software application to drive an interactive website
  • Drafting a suite of standard conditions for Nolan Business Solutions, an international solution provider who implements leading mid-market business systems and custom developed software applications
  • Advising upon privacy policy and website terms and conditions for healthcare services website for respiratory diseases and clinical trials volunteer database

Recent Blogs:

Very pleased to have had Crispin work on a number of important matters in recent years. Great confidence in his expertise, attention to detail and overall commercial approach to seeing an instruction through to a positive conclusion within realistic time frames.