Steve is a partner in the Information Technology & Communications practice of Baker & McKenzie’s London ofﬁce. He spends the majority of his time negotiating major digital media, technology and sourcing contracts and advising on legal and regulatory aspects related to such projects. Steve’s recent experience in the media sector includes lobbying in relation to implementation of the Audiovisual Media Services Directive and advising in relation to regulatory aspects of mobile TV, IPTV and other on-demand services. He is the author of PLC’s practice note on IPTV and mobile TV. Steve has been recognised as a leading individual in Chambers for a number of years, which praises Steve “for his technical expertise, in particular his drafting skills. He is described by clients as ‘thorough, tenacious and always keen to defend his clients’ interests’”.