The Team

Peter Adediran, LLB, PGDip LPC

E-commerce award winning Intellectual Property and Digital Technology Solicitor

    Peter Adediran is an intellectual Property and digital technology lawyer with over 15 years experience. He is currently a candidate on the Judicial Work Shadow Programme within the Copyright Tribunal. He runs PAIL Solicitors focused on digital technology and intellectual property on behalf of start-ups and SMEs. Present caseload includes Corporate Commercial, Intellectual Property – Contentious & Non-Contentious, Data Protection and Privacy, Technology Out-Sourcing including consultancy contracts, Digital Related Contracts including Website, Mobile Apps, Fashion and Media Contracts and Contract Related Litigation.

    Peter Adediran was nominated as one of the 100 key influencers and drivers in the field of e commerce voted for in a NOP poll of over 22,000 online professionals who were members of London based e-Consultancy, an online trade organisation and publisher in October 2004. Peter is the author of: A Practical Guide to Business Law and the Internet, published 2002 by Kogan Page – order the book on Amazon here.

    Peter trained in the City of London and has worked for top tier law firms, including Lovell White Durrant. He has worked in the UK, US and Spain as: company secretary and company solicitor for Public and Private Companies including Angel Investment Companies, Venture Capitalists, a leading FTSE 100 Insurance Company. Peter was consultant solicitor on a multi-billion dollar acquisition by of the NHS Electronic data Interchange system for conversion into B2B extranet system for the purchase and supply of medicines. He has been Professor of Business, Law and the Internet at the European University, Barcelona, Spain.

    He also contributes regularly to professional publications and has been invited as guest expert on BBC Two, universities and corporations on intellectual property, digital technology and intellectual property legal and regulatory related matters.

Dovile Subaciute, BSc

Internet Lawyers Office Manager

Dovile manages the support team. She is responsible for all creative communications which includes social media, brand building and protection. She manages the firm’s Free Library Resource.She has a Bsc Honours degree in Music Industry and Media Business Management; and a diploma from the London College of Fashion in fashion business. Before working part-time at PAIL Dovile was a fashion model at the prestigious Elite Model Management, Milan. She has relevant hands on industry experience for both our entertainment and fashion clientele.

Her interests include contemporary fashion, travelling, and European history.

Richard B. Jefferson


Licensed Californian Attorney

Richard Jefferson practices in the areas of intellectual property law and business law, and represents clients within the media, entertainment, technology, action sports, and lifestyle brands spaces. He began his legal career working at Virgin Records America, Inc. in its legal and business affairs department. Thereafter he held associate positions at McDermott, Will & Emory and a boutique entertainment and sports firm. In early 2003 he co-founded M.E.T.A.L. Law Group, LLP.Mr. Jefferson has extensive experience in putting together ventures, negotiating deals, managing intellectual property portfolios, and protecting brands within many different fields, including music, television, film, fashion/apparel, animation, e-commerce, video gaming, beverage, and interactive entertainment. Over his career, he has represented entertainers, athletes and entrepreneurs in negotiations with major companies, including Universal Records, Universal Music Publishing, Capital Records, EMI Publishing, Warner Brothers Records, Warner-Chappell Music, Electronic Arts, PepsiCo, Disney, Nickelodeon, E! Entertainment, Comcast, NBCUniversal, Summit/Lionsgate, Nordstrom, Sony Music Entertainment, Pioneer, Tapout, TRUtv, Intuit, and OWN Network.

Richard is an active member of the Intellectual Property Law section of the California State Bar, Beverly Hills Bar Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association, National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, Inc. (The Grammys), and serves on the Entertainment Alumni Association Board of Directors for the Biederman Entertainment and Media Institute.

He frequently contributes to the entertainment community by mentoring young attorneys, serving on panels, writing articles and he runs a blog called Lawyers Rock that provides information for industry professionals.

Mr. Jefferson earned a dual Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering from The Ohio State University and received his Juris Doctor from Southwestern Law School where he participated in the prestigious accelerated two-year SCALE program.

Support Team

Administration & Accounts

Our administrative and accounts team consists of Paula and Leanne who deal with all administrative tasks as well as accounts for the firm. All administrative enquiries should be directed the support team at [email protected]

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