Debbie Venn

Debbie Venn

Debbie Venn

Partner

What they say

"... is bright, responsive and commercial in her outlook ... the consummate diplomat in difficult negotiations and someone we have no hesitation in putting in front of difficult customers, suppliers or partner organisations"

Legal 500 2020

With more than 15 years' experience, Debbie has worked with global brands, household names and entrepreneurial businesses advising on trading arrangements, contracts, collaboration agreements, intellectual property rights protection and commercialisation, licensing and royalty agreements, IT contracts (software licences, support and maintenance, SaaS / Cloud, managed services and IT infrastructure contracts), online trading / website regulation, privacy and data protection issues (including GDPRs).

Debbie has worked with manufacturing and distribution businesses, including logistics and international trade agreements, agency terms and sales conditions. She is also an acknowledged expert in the travel sector, working with tour operators, travel agents, destination management companies and suppliers, advising on a wide range of matters including package travel and ATOL regulations, booking conditions and agency agreements.  Debbie has also spoken at many ABTA events and contributed to travel and other publications.

Personal awards

Debbie is recognised on Legal 500's elite list of leading lawyers; she is also recognised in Chambers and Partners for her work in the TMT/information technology space as well as the travel sector.

In respect of the travel sector in particular, the Chambers and Partners comments: '..."perfectly understands the issues and always provides relevant and comprehensive advice"... handles a borad range of matters, regularly providing advice on package travel regulations, commercial contracts and data protection to travel clients.' 

Personal Awards

Chambers and Partners UK 2020 (Ranked In - Debbie Venn)
Legal 500 2020 (Leading Individual)

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