Advisory Panel

This event is produced by Netlaw Media in association with an Advisory Panel consisting of the following experts.

  • David Robinson

    Head of IT Security

    Herbert Smith

    David Robinson MBE is the Head of Global IT Security for Herbert Smith Freehills, one of the world’s leading law firms, who advise many of the biggest and most ambitious organisations across all major regions of the globe. David leads the delivery and strategy f…

  • David Aird

    IT Director

    DAC Beachcroft LLP

    David joined DAC Beachcroft autumn 2013 as IT director and was new to the legal sector. Previously he headed up the IT function at Mitie, the facilities and outsourcing company. Objectives in his new role include increasing internal satisfaction of IT, uprating…

  • Thereza Snyman

    Head of IT

    Kingsley Napley LLP

    After a career as a partner in South African law firm Webber Wentzel and consequent to her move to the UK, Thereza became an entrepreneur and businesswomen, until in 2000, she “accidentally” returned to the law in the guise of legal technologist. Having worke…

  • Sue Diver

    Information Security Officer

    Clarke Willmott

    Sue moved to the Legal Services arena when she joined Clarke Willmott in April 2016. Prior to that she spent most of her career within major financial services organisations creating holistic and cross functional  teams to provide strategic information secu…

  • Tracy Andrew

    Information Security and Compliance Officer


    Tracy is the Information Security & Compliance Officer and Data Protection Officer (DPO) for Fieldfisher. Tracy is responsible for the management and maintenance of the information security across the organisation, as well as development and implement…

  • Ian Hughes

    Analyst, Internet of Things

    451 Research Ltd

    Ian Hughes is an Internet of Things analyst at 451 Research, with over 28 years of experience in emerging technology as a developer, architect and consultant. Ian was early to the Web development space in 1998, social media in 2004, and influential in virtual-wor…

  • Peter Wright

    Solicitor & Managing Director


    Peter Wright is a Solicitor and leading expert in Data Protection, Cyber Security and Social Media Law. As Managing Director of DigitalLawUK, he advises clients from across the UK, Europe, Middle East and North America and has a strong following in the creative a…