Business and Technology Attorney and Partner at Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough

Geof Vickers is a business and technology attorney and a partner in the Nashville office. Geof represents
domestic and global service providers and customers on general business and technology issues and complex sourcing arragements, including assisting with developing business, operational and legal strategies, negotiating transactions, and developing operational structures.

Geof’s experience encompasses drafting, negotiating, and managing information technology (IT) and telecommunication outsourcing agreements, business process outsourcing arrangements, distribution relationships, licensing arrangements, joint ventures, strategic alliances, and teaming arrangements. In addition, Goef also advises early and growth stage companies and investors on formation and business structuring issues, financing and investment structures, licensing and commercial contracting matters, general employment and equity compensation matters, and corporate governance issues. His experience covers a range of industries, including HealthIT, telecommunications, software, Internet, digital media, retail, and manufacturing.


  • Represents both suppliers and buyers of technology services and products with clients ranging from technology startups and emerging market companies to Fortune 500 companies
  • Experience in drafting and negotiating complex outsourcing agreements, software design and development agreements, cloud computing and network based application hosting agreements, hardware and software purchase/licensing agreements, reseller and vendor agreements, product supply agreements, and subcontracting agreements
  • Routinely guides clients through the evolving business ad legal issues involved in the design and development of applications related to the Internet of Things, online social networking applications, and network based marketing