Justin Barrow


Justin brings a pragmatic, commercially-realistic approach to advising clients, leveraging over 10 years of international, commercial and senior management experience. He advises on a wide range of commercial technology contracts, including on all aspects of data protection regulatory compliance. Justin has particular strengths when it comes to complex B2B2C technology platforms that make use of AI technologies across a range of (both regulated and non-regulated) sectors.

He has a strong interest in the space sector, being the only UK candidate selected for the European Space Agency ECSL programme in Space Law and Policy (Class of 2013). He has also sat as legal advisor for the Satellite Applications Catapult’s South West Centre of Excellence SpaceTech Incubation Programme, backed by the UK Space Agency.

Justin trained and qualified at Michelmores and was key member of the award-winning Technology & Innovation team there, which was also part of their ranked IT & Telecom practice.

Justin also speaks, reads and writes Mandarin Chinese.



2014 – 2015: University of Law, LLM (Data Protection) / Legal Practice Course
2013 – 2014: University of Law, Graduate Diploma in Law
2013: European Space Agency (ESA), European Centre for Space Law programme, Space Law and Policy
1995 – 1999: University of Edinburgh, MA (Hons) in Chinese


2020 – present: Humphreys Law
2015 – 2020: Michelmores LLP

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