Derek Devgun

Derek DevgunDerek is a dual-qualified English solicitor and US lawyer, having received legal education in both England and the United States.  He is currently in-house corporate legal counsel, managing legal work for a variety of commercial contracts at a large multinational medical device company in the United States.

He has over 25 years of practical, hands-on legal experience with commercial contracts, ranging from day-to-day contracts such as nondisclosure agreements, to sophisticated and high-value cross-border transactions.  For most of these transactions, he takes a leading role in the actual negotiation and frequently handles the drafting process itself.  He has also published and spoken extensively on a variety of commercial law topics.  You can learn more about Derek at

With his extensive experience of drafting and negotiation of commercial contracts, he has contributed to the US contracts section of ContractStore’s catalogue.