Mark Bailey

Charles Russell Speechlys LLP

Mark is a highly experienced commercial, IP and technology lawyer, who provides advice on a variety of technology, infrastructure and commercial contract matters for clients ranging from growing businesses to banks, infrastructure providers and major suppliers and buyers of IT services.
Mark combines in-depth commercial expertise, specialist technology know-how and a highly practical approach to advising clients on a range of matters including IT services agreements, software licensing, cloud outsourcing facilities management, data centres, internet and e-commerce issues.
Mark works across a number of sectors but has particular expertise in advising within financial services and retail.

  • Acting for a UK Investment Bank on a major data centre programme including advice on modular data centre projects and a mission-critical new build co-location agreement.
  • Advising infrastructure as a service provider on service agreements and major renewals with international consulting firms, and service providers.
  • Acting for a multinational company on major facilities management outsourcing & nbsp; agreements, including cleaning and catering supply agreements.
  • Advising an international investment bank on new trading platforms for high frequency trading.

Additional Engagements

Mark is a member of Commercial Law Committee of the City of London Law Society; TechUK Legal Affairs Group; TechUK Financial Services Group; TechUK Data Centre Council; judge, Green IT Awards since 2010.

“Sound knowledge of legal issues and excellent business acumen.”

Legal 500, 2014
Background and Education

Mark qualified in 1994 and joined the firm in 1998, becoming a partner in 2006.

Mark obtained his modern history and politics degree from Southampton University (1990) and attended Watford Boys’ Grammar School.

Mark is admitted to practise in England and Wales.

Family, art, music, entertaining.

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