- Founding partner of Waterfront Solicitors LLP
- Head of Technology and Commercial Law
- Ex-Linklaters and CMG Plc
- CEDR Accredited Mediator
Having qualified at city law firm Linklaters, Carole joined CMG Plc, a FTSE 100 IT company where she was promoted after three years to Head of Legal.
Carole founded Waterfront in 2002 and her areas of expertise cover all aspects of the provision of commercial IT software and services. She has significant experience assisting companies in positions of unequal bargaining power with their customers - working extensively with clients who provide software and services to global financial services organisations.
Carole also specialises in the provision of advice on public procurement, both on the supplier and customer side and has advised on a large number of OJEU competitive dialogue procedures. Recently, Carole has advised both a government department and an international bank on enterprise wide procurement projects.
Carole's experience with strategic commercial issues equips her to provide focused, relevant legal advice that aids her clients to achieve their business goals and minimise their commercial risks.
Carole was recently cited in the Legal 500 as having an in-depth understanding of the IT industry and a loyal client following.Network with Carole Hailey here