Sonia Dhillon Senior Associate

Speaks:  English, Punjabi

Qualified: 2017 - Solicitor of England & Wales

Primary office:  Birmingham

Sonia Dhillon

Sonia assists a wide variety of clients in both the public and private sectors, providing commercially-focused advice. Sonia's experience includes reviewing, drafting and advising on a range of commercial contracts across a variety of sectors, including retail, technology and data protection. Sonia is able to deliver advice in a commercial fashion and work to tight timescales to achieve the client's desired outcome.


  • A software developer: Sonia assisted in relation to the negotiation of a software licence and support agreement and associated escrow arrangements.
  • A national supermarket chain: Sonia supported the company in a review of its licensing arrangements with third party software providers.
  • A client in the telecommunications industry: Sonia has assisted the client on a wide range of data protection and commercial matters including ongoing contract support for a range of matters including catering, facilities, consultancy and general works and services.
  • A multi-national pharmaceutical company: Sonia advised on the review and negotiation of software licence agreements with IT suppliers.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2017

    • Career
      September 2017
      Gowling WLG (UK), Associate
    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Qualified, Solicitor of England & Wales
  • 2015

    • Career
      September 2015
      Gowling WLG (UK), Trainee
  • 2013

    • Education
      The University of Law, Birmingham, Legal Practice Course +
    • Education
      The University of Law, Guildford, Graduate Diploma in Law
  • 2012

    • Education
      University of Bristol, Bachelor of Science (BSc)