John Pickervance

John Pickervance

Position: Associate, Commercial

Office: Central Lancashire

Phone: 0333 207 1134

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John joined Forbes in 2011 and qualified as a solicitor in 2013, specialising in Commercial matters and is an active member of various of Forbes' sector groups including Manufacturing & Engineering and Construction.

John's work predominantly relates to advising on, negotiating and drafting contracts governing the provision of both goods and services (B2B and B2C); and other types of commercial contract including agency, distribution, manufacturing, consultancy, franchising and other bespoke matters. John regularly acts in connection with construction projects, implementing building contracts, collateral warranties and other ancillary agreements.

John also advises on and assists businesses in relation to the identification, protection and exploitation of intellectual property and IT issues including digital compliance, software development and licensing agreements and support and maintenance contracts.

He has worked for a range of clients including SMEs, Education Providers, Local Authorities, Charitable Organisations, Sports Clubs and Registered Providers, each across a variety of sectors both trading on a national and international basis.

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20 Nov 2018

Commercial

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