Rob Shaw is a skilled Real Estate Litigator, with a practice that covers all areas of commercial real estate litigation.

He has experience at all levels of the court and tribunal system, ranging from the Supreme Court to the County Court and First-Tier Tribunal, as well as a substantial arbitration and growing mediation practice.

He spends substantial time working collaboratively with colleagues in DLA Piper's transactional, planning, construction and environmental law teams, to provide practical and realistic commercial advice and solutions to clients across a range of sectors.

Rob has a particular experience in advising on utilities agreements and in particular the implications of the Electronic Communications Code. He also pays close attention to technology developments in the Real Estate sector and has a particular interest in the growing PropTech sector and the legal implications of the development of: Blockchain technology; Smart/Connected Buildings; and the impact of the Internet of Things on real estate.