Kyla Payne



Kyla is a Solicitor in the Commercial Intellectual Property Team.

Kyla is experienced in advising on a wide range of commercial contracts including supply of goods and services agreements, IP licences and assignments, software licences, consumer agreements, and terms and conditions. Kyla also provides advice relating to the new General Data Protection Regulation including privacy policies and data subject requests.

Kyla joined Ashfords in 2014 and has previous experience in the Property Litigation, Restructuring and Insolvency, and Commercial Property Departments before qualifying into the Commercial IP Team.

Prior to completing her LLB, Kyla obtained a Bachelor of Science degree focusing on Neuropsychology from Queen's University in Canada.

Relevant experience

  • International clients: Advising on high value services agreements for large international clients.
  • Medical science companies: Advising on a range of commercial agreements.
  • Various companies: Business-to-business and business-to-consumer terms and conditions for a variety of companies (UK based and international).
  • Various clients: Providing advice to clients in relation to data protection, including compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).