has a TMT sector team consisting of 15 partners and 35 lawyers throughout Australia, in offices in Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney and Perth. Key practice areas for the team include IT and telecoms, media, data governance, data services, privacy and cybersecurity, FinTech, IP and sports law. The firm ... regularly advises clients on technology procurements, business process and technology outsourcing, capital raisings, private equity/M&A, joint ventures and alliances, disputes, commercial contracts, licensing, and IP protection and enforcement, among other matters. Clients include numerous players in the technology, media and telecommunications sector. The firm also has a specialty legal practice, Allens Accelerate, which is dedicated to supporting the Australian start-up community and high-growth companies, providing expert legal advice to start-ups, investors, and corporates and government agencies responding to disruption (such as Blockchain, IoT, machine learning and artificial intelligence) and investing in innovation.