Michael Chissick is Managing Partner of Field Fisher Waterhouse.
As Managing Partner, he is responsible for
formulating and executing
strategy. Michael manages the performance of the
business and ensures that the processes of the firm and its risk
and compliance functions are satisfactorily delivered.
Michael also chairs the firm's Executive Committee and sustains
commitment from the firm's staff.
The main areas of Michael's experience include outsourcing
projects, IT procurement and licensing, electronic commerce.
Michael lectures regularly including to the Institute of Direct
Marketing on legal issues and to the City Of London Business School
Michael is the legal correspondent for technology law for
“Corporate Briefing”. He is on the editorial board of the
“International Management Journal for Business Strategy Management
and Interactive Marketing”. Michael has written “Electronic Commerce: Law & Practice”
published by Sweet & Maxwell (now in its third edition) and
“Internet Law - A Practical Guide for Business” published by FT
Media & Telecoms.
Michael also wrote "E-Government: A Practical
Guide to the Legal Issues" and was published by Sweet &
Maxwell in January 2004. It is the first ever E-Government
He is a member of the Law Society, Solicitors European Group,
FAST Legal Advisory Group and the Computer Law Association.