Meet the Team

DigitalLawUK was founded in 2014, by Peter Wright, whose experience with working on cases around Digital Law showed to him that there was a significant gap in the market in providing the technical and cultural knowledge to clients.


Peter Wright, Managing Director


 Peter Wright is the founder and Managing Director of DigitalLawUK.

Peter Wright is a Solicitor and one of the UK’s  leading experts in Data Protection, Cybersecurity and Social Media Law. Prior to opening DigitalLawUK in 2014, Peter Wright advised HM Government on Data Protection and Freedom of Information Act matters. He is presently Chair of the Law Society’s Technology & Law Reference Group and is the Law Society Council Member for Yorkshire.

Dr Heather Anson, Consultant


Dr Heather Anson has worked with DigitalLawUK from the early days and has provided a wealth of multi-jurisdiction experience to our clients.

Dr Anson is our multi-skilled Legal Consultant. As a US Qualified Attorney with over a decade of experience running her own law firm in Arizona. Her speciality legal areas include corporate, regulatory matters and contracts. These skills have translated well to this firm, particularly when dealing with a wide range of clients and client needs coupled with the fast  evolving  area of Digital Law.

Antony Pannuto, Office Manager



Antony has been part of DigitalLawUK since 2016, leading the company’s organisation in day-to-day activities whilst providing an effective liaison point with clients spread across the globe.

Additionally, Antony’s background in running his own company, as well as a technical background means his involvement stretches additionally into marketing and computer programming (having built an example DigitalLawUK Chat Bot for demonstration purposes in our AI topics) means he’s kept healthily busy with us.