Lyndsay Gough

Consultant Solicitor


Lyndsay, who retrained as a lawyer following a career as a Commercial Manager within a PLC, has broad-ranging commercial experience. She has specialist skills in IT, ecommerce and intellectual property law and she created an intellectual property course for BPP Law School. She was previously at City law firms Richards Butler and Charles Russell before joining Keystone in 2004.


  • Terms and conditions of trade
  • Joint venture and collaboration agreements
  • Manufacturing, purchasing and supply agreements
  • Agency, distribution and advertising/marketing contracts
  • Franchise agreements
  • Confidentiality/non-disclosure agreements
  • Limitations and exclusions of liability
  • Consumer protection and distance selling
  • Data protection registration and compliance
  • Advice on application for chartered status
  • Partnership and Joint Venture Agreements
  • Audits of IPR development, protection and exploitation
  • Branding strategy and trade mark portfolio protection and licensing
  • Registering, charging and assignments of IPR
  • Protection of know-how and confidential information
  • Product endorsement and sponsorship
  • Research and development and collaboration agreements
  • Due diligence advice for corporate sales and acquisitions
  • Audits of the procurement and supply of IT systems
  • Software licence and maintenance agreements, hardware and technical support agreements and escrow arrangements
  • IT outsourcing/disaster recovery arrangements and facilities management
  • Systems integration and transitional services agreements
  • Software design, development and distribution agreements
  • Website design, hosting and content agreements
  • Website terms and conditions and privacy policies
  • Employee internet and email policies.


Career History
2004 Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor
2001-2003 Reed Smith | Associate Solicitor
1997-2001 Charles Russell | Solicitor
1993-1997 Blake Lapthorn | Trainee Solicitor then Solicitor
1995 Qualified as a Solicitor

Changes to UK consumer law – are retailers ready?

Consumer law changed significantly on 13 June 2014. The Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 will reform the rules on distance selling as well as doorstep selling. They will also make key changes to most other consumer contracts. Lyndsay Gough explains the new Regulations and what they mean for businesses selling goods and services to consumers.

Posted on 23rd May 2014 by Lyndsay Gough

Client Spotlight - Flexyfoot: stylish stability

For 25 years, David Goodwin had been designing products for many international brands. In 2008 he decided to take a giant step from designer to entrepreneur by launching his own product - Flexyfoot.

Posted on 18th Jun 2013 by Lyndsay Gough

How to speed up your contractual negotiations and cut legal bills

Commercial contracts lawyer Lyndsay Gough examines the growing use of a master services agreement to speed up future contractual negotiations within a flexible legal framework.

Posted on 17th Jun 2013 by Lyndsay Gough

If you wish to contact Lyndsay Gough, please or telephone 020 7152 6550.