Jose Saras

Partner

jsaras@preiskel.com

Tel: +44 20 7332 5651

Ranked in Chambers UK 2024

Jose is a partner at Preiskel & Co and is dual qualified in England and Spain. He has been practising in top city law firms for nearly 20 years and has international experience advising UK and international clients on telecoms, technology, commercial and data protection law.

Jose provides regulatory advice to fixed and wireless communications companies in the UK in all aspects of the UK communications legal framework, including compliance with Ofcom’s general conditions of entitlement, spectrum, artificially inflated traffic (AIT), mobile content and numbering. Jose was a contributor to the Preiskel’s Chambers & Partners Telecommunications chapter on the European telecoms market and significant legal developments for the last year, which can be seen here.

He is an expert in privacy compliance (GDPR, DPA 2018, and PECR) and encryption, interception, big data and data retention issues as they apply in particular across the telecoms, media and technology sectors (including blockchain).

On the technology side, he is experienced in drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements with a technology element such as end user, reseller, MVNO and cloud agreements on the telecoms side, and, software licences, software development, SaaS agreements, online marketing, and IT consultancy agreements.

Jose also advises companies on other general commercial matters such as retail, agency and distribution agreements and the application of the Commercial Agents Regulations and has also negotiated contracts with Latin America based companies and operators, on behalf of several international clients.

Specialties: Data Protection, Telecoms, Technology Commercial.