Mike Conradi, Partner, DLA Piper LLP will be in charge of arranging sessions on the topic ‘Regulatory, Legal & Security’. In addition to regulatory and legal issues updates, sessions will examine global permitting processes, security for networks and the landing stations.

Additional areas to be covered include:

  • Terrestrial routes and how they differs from subsea needs
  • Permits in principle
  • Cabotage
  • Customer privacy and data security

Papers Vice Chair, Regulatory, Legal & Security
Mike Conradi
Partner, DLA Piper LLP

Mike is one of the lead telecoms partners at global law firm DLA Piper LLP. He is rated amongst the leading telecoms lawyers globally by all the various guides and was the editor of the Communications Law Handbook. The legal guide Chambers and Partners says of him that “[he] produces punchy and straightforward answers – he’s direct and commercial, and gets to the point quickly.” 

Mike has a particular interest in submarine cable systems – having worked on the legal aspects of more than 50 different cable projects during the course of his career. He has delivered a legal “masterclass” to every “SubOptic” event since 2004 and was the only private practice lawyer on the SubOptic industry legal standards working group.