Hywel is a solicitor in the Commercial department, based in Milton Keynes. Hywel has experience in advising on a variety of commercial matters, including supply agreements for goods and services, IT agreements, sponsorship agreements, prize promotions and confidentiality agreements. Hywel also advises clients in relation to preparing their Modern Slavery Act statements, and has experience of advising on routine data protection issues as they relate to commercial contracts, and has worked closely with the firm's data protection specialists on more complex matters.
As a trainee, Hywel completed a six month secondment with a major automotive manufacturer, as well as a virtual secondment undertaking marketing approvals work for a major soft-drinks manufacturer.
Prior to joining Shoosmiths in September 2015, Hywel read History at Durham University, before completing the GDL and LPC at BPP Cambridge. Hywel qualified at Shoosmiths in September 2017.