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Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance
Michael Evans

Michael Evans

Counsel

Counsel
Michael Evans

Michael Evans brings extensive technology, IP/IT, contract and data expertise together in the context of tech-intensive transactions and commercial projects. Michael specialises in technology regulation, IP/IT, data and commercial work – particularly in the context of technology investments, separation projects and commercial agreements.

Michael has extensive in-house experience having been seconded to Goldman Sachs, Bank of America, Tesco and Sony Interactive Entertainment (PlayStation).

Prior to and since joining Clifford Chance, Michael has advised a range of clients on the technology, IP/IT and data aspects of their transactions and strategic projects, including: Octopus Energy, Fujitsu, Mars, Cazoo, LSEG, the National Bank of Greece, Total, AB InBev and Tencent.

Michael is a member of the Clifford Chance Tech Group and a Counsel in the Tech // Digital Team.

Tech Group

The world is being disrupted by tech. Technology today is all-pervasive, impacting every area of business in every industry sector, globally.

Contact details

Digital transformation and the energy transition

Career and qualifications

  • University of Bristol (Law – First Class) 2008
  • BPP Law School (Legal Practice Course - Distinction) 2010
  • Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales 2012
  • University of Oxford (IP Law - Distinction) 2014
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 2010 - January 2022
  • Joined Clifford Chance as Counsel - 2022