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Mark Dewar


Mark Dewar has been a Commercial Contracts lawyer for 29 years and practices commercial law with a particular focus on consumer products and their regulation and risk at all points in the supply chain including on a comparative international law basis. He has a European Law Degree from Warwick University and L'Universite de Lille II and has been a member of ICPHSO since February 2000 and was its President in 2011/12. Having spent 28 years at Simmons & Simmons in January 2016 Mark  joined DLA Piper's Commercial Contracts team in London. He is a member of the UK Food Law Group and the City of London Law Society Commercial Law Committee.

Mark has dedicated experience with retail and supply chain finance in national and multinational transactions. His experience covers a range of sectors including consumer products ( including food and beverage) and suppliers to this industry, automotive, sport, aviation, ICT/TMT and financial services