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Paul Hinton

Partner | Head of Financial Services for Deloitte Legal

Paul has over twenty-five years’ experience as a commercial technology lawyer advising on drafting and negotiating commercial contracts with a particular focus on IT and intellectual property related matters in the financial sector.

Paul is a leading legal expert in trading platforms and financial data licensing, supported by bespoke methodologies and software tools that offer client’s innovative solutions to industry challenges.

Paul is a founder of Four Corners Intelligence, a next generation contract analysis solution that locates insights from within the four corners of your contracts and documents.

Paul has worked both in private practice and in-house and advises financial services companies of all sizes.

Specialties: A commercial lawyer with expertise in IT and intellectual property issues and agreements, including:

  • IT agreements (procurement, licensing, development and maintenance);
  • data licensing;
  • IP advice and agreements relating to use and ownership of all types of content;
  • trading platforms and connectivity;
  • sourcing of goods and services;
  • outsourcing agreements; and
  • general commercial agreements.