Tom Frederikse

Digital Media

Tom is recognised as a leading practitioner in digital media and technology-related matters.

He works on a wide range of commercial and media matters and IT projects and regularly deals with IP issues including copyright, trademarks and brand protection, rights licensing, data protection and information security.

His clients include IT companies, digital content retailers and aggregators, music and entertainment companies, franchisors, advertising agencies, artists, managers, producers, and film-makers.

Tom has extensive practical experience in media and technology, having spent 15 years as a music producer and engineer and amassing large discography.

In November 2020, Tom was invited to give expert oral evidence to a Parliamentary Committee enquiry into the streaming music market. Tom was asked for his views and analysis including in relation to the artist-led "Broken Record" campaign's proposal for expanding the role of collective licensing within music streaming. 

He trained at Bird & Bird before joining Clintons in 2005.

Tom qualified as a solicitor and as a US attorney in the state of New York in 2004.




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