Commercial legal services

We become a trusted extension of our clients' teams and are frequently tasked with tackling commercial legal matters.

We don’t just support large brands within the channel – we’re also a trusted partner for smaller firms who thought they couldn’t afford legal counsel. Our commercial law services include:
Our results

Read about how we’re supporting some of our clients.

Supporting Virtual1’s international growth

Award-winning, tech-first telco challenger brand, Virtual1, has been built from the ground up to become the biggest, most advanced wholesale-only network in the UK. Existing to accelerate business through innovations in cloud, connectivity and security, the London-headquartered firm is the chosen partner of six of the top 10 global network carriers, as well as resellers and system integrators.
Hear from our experts

We regularly provide insights on the latest sector developments.

The Telecommunications Infrastructure (Leasehold Property) Act (TILP) recently received Royal Assent. But what does this mean for the industry, and, most importantly, UK consumers keen to benefit from better connectivity? Who better to ask than Till Sommer, Head of Policy at the Internet Service Providers Association…?
Key Point of contact

If you'd like to discuss our commercial legal services please get in touch with our specialist team.

Sharon McDermott

Trenches Law’s founder Sharon McDermott is a senior telecommunications lawyer, having spent 18 years with Virgin Media, mainly as head of legal services.  Here, she negotiated large deals in sales, wholesale, retail and the public sector, before moving on to manage vast procurement contracts – including architecture, civil engineering works and service installations – for the Chief Operating Officer.