"Jagvinder Singh Kang is one of the most respected technology lawyers in the market. He advises large corporate customers and vendors on the implementation of sophisticated technology projects…If you want a lawyer who can nail every point, he is your man."
- Chambers and Partners, 2021 Edition
Jagvinder is a market leading UK specialist IT and Data Protection lawyer with over 20 years of expertise from having advised on billions of pounds worth of technology deals, including those involving some of the world’s largest companies.
As a result, he has been inducted into Legal 500's official ‘Hall of Fame’ - which Legal 500 confirms: “highlights, to clients, the law firm partners who are at the pinnacle of the profession.” He has also been consistently ‘Top Ranked’ for 10 consecutive years running, by both of the leading independent UK Legal Directories, Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners.
Being triple qualified as an IT lawyer, Data Protection Lawyer (CIPP/E, CIPM) and Qualified Software Engineer (First Class BSc (Hons) Computer Science & Software Engineering), clients benefit from him being able to take a truly holistic view in providing specialist advice. Furthermore, their legal, procurement and IT teams value him being able to understand the underlying ‘tech’ on deals to better advise on the associated IT and Data Protection legal issues.
As an expert in his field, he has had well over a 100 Cover and Feature articles published in leading national and international publications (including in PLC, Computing, Computer Weekly, Computers & Law, Times of India), whilst also presenting on technology law topics at leading events, including “The Lawyer” flagship event in London.
What can Jagvinder do for you?
Jagvinder is the international head of IT at Mills & Reeve. He is an award winning, specialist technology and data protection lawyer, who has been consistently ranked number one for IT and technology law by Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners. He can advise on all IT procurement and supply matters, including cloud computing, outsourcing, software, systems, and data protection.
Supporting your ambitions
Jagvinder brings unique insights and strategic advice from his additional qualifications:
- As a software engineer with a first class BSc (Hons) degree in computer science and software engineering, he has also completed the academic requirements for chartered engineer status.
- As a specialist data protection lawyer with specialist CIPP/E and CIPM data protection qualifications – his average certification score of 99% on the CIPP/E is amongst the world’s highest.
Consequently, his understanding of the technology, allows him to better advise on the associated legal issues. With his technical background, he can also “speak the same language” as clients’ IT teams.
What do others say?
Legal 500 notes: "Jagvinder Kang is an excellent practitioner. Highly skilled in all technical aspects of his craft."
Chambers & Partners adds: "Jagvinder Kang, is perceived to be an extremely pragmatic and commercial IT lawyer who ‘knows his subject matter inside out’."
What else should you know?
Jagvinder has been inducted in Legal 500's official "Hall of Fame", for having been recognised for ten consecutive years running in the “elite list of outstanding technology lawyers nationwide”.
He has over 20 years of technology law expertise, including advising on billions of pounds worth of UK and international technology transactions, involving FTSE 100, NASDAQ listed and other world-class corporates.