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Emma Ferguson Associate T:01782 338836 M:07436 161711

A commercial lawyer with experience of finance, retail and technology sectors.

Emma regularly reviews contracts to identify and advise on key risks and reviews and revises standard terms and conditions to ensure they comply with the latest consumer protection legislation. She also advises on and drafts a wide variety of commercial agreements.

Examples include outsourcing of facilities management, cleaning, catering, telecoms and IT support; IT agreements to cover software licensing, support and maintenance; website terms and conditions, privacy and cookie policies and advising on consumer rights in e-commerce. 

Emma also advises companies on their import and export arrangements, whether supplying direct, or via an agency or distribution agreement.

Recent examples of how Emma has helped clients include:

  • advising a manufacturing company on its supply and distribution arrangements throughout Europe and South Asia;
  • preparing supply agreements for a US manufacturer supplying goods into Europe;
  • drafting the website terms of use and cookie policy for an online portal in the financial services sector; and
  • negotiating and drafting the terms of an outsourcing arrangement for a facilities management company supplying services to a hospital.