Paul Harker


Paul is the Head of IT for Anthony Collins Solicitors, a specialist law firm with a clear purpose – to “improve lives, communities and society”.

Paul has 20 years’ experience in IT which straddles both the public and private sector, with the last 11 years spent leading and managing IT teams and large scale business change projects. Prior to working in the legal sector he worked extensively in IT in the education sector within schools and universities.

Along with defining and delivering the IT Strategy for the firm, Paul’s interest in Lean thinking has led him to be part of a series of projects focussed on delivering efficiencies for the firm.

He is currently reviewing all IT services and systems as part of a yearlong project to enable a more agile IT provision that is both robust and high performing, he is also deeply involved in deciding on what the next Practice Management in the firm will be.

Paul holds a first-class honours degree in Networks and Communications and has obtained the PRINCE2 Practitioner qualification.