CYK Tech: the specialist law
firm for tech disputes

A specialist disputes law firm with broad experience across the tech sector.

We are CYK Tech

Our team is comprised of specialists from Cooke, Young and Keidan, a leading boutique firm of commercial disputes lawyers, based in the City of London. We have a deep understanding of technology and work alongside a range of VC firms, entrepreneurs and established tech businesses to resolve their most complex disputes.

What makes us different?

Our people are leading lawyers and strategic thinkers, with a real interest in technology. We are innovative and experienced disputes practitioners who work hard to understand what matters most to you in any dispute and to deliver exceptional outcomes to your most challenging problems.

Easy direct communication

We aim to provide accessible and effective solutions to our clients’ problems. On this site, you will find a body of practical information aimed at assisting in relation to common tech disputes issues.

If you have an issue that you would like to discuss in more detail with a disputes lawyer, we are happy to have an initital free consultation. Our phone and email details can all be found on our Contact page.

Our Team


Dispute resolution and litigation

Technology poses specific legal challenges for tech businesses and venture capital investors. Effectively resolving tech disputes requires a broad understanding of this fast-changing sector and the complexity of the underlying commercial relationships.

We have a deep understanding of the types of disputes that can arise in the context of venture capital, fintech and SaaS businesses, including software licensing disputes, founder disputes, co-investor disputes and certain types of IP disputes. 

Services for tech businesses and venture capital investors

We pride ourselves on being able to resolve complex, technical disputes in an efficient and client-focused manner. Some of the areas in which we can assist include:

  • Founder / director disputes

  • Co-investor / shareholder disputes

  • Software IP disputes

  • Software licensing / development disputes

  • Smart contract disputes

  • Algorithmic trading disputes

  • Tech-sector M&A disputes

  • Cryptocurrency disputes

  • Online payments fraud

  • Fintech regulatory advice

  • Telecoms/IT outsourcing disputes

We can also act on disputes relating to buyouts of tech businesses and cyber fraud, including cryptocurrency and payments fraud.