With two decades working at the highest levels in UK Government, Douglas threads together academia, politics and strategy to advise on developments in politics, and the global economic environment.
Working closely with Prime Ministers Tony Blair and Gordon Brown, Douglas was tasked with developing innovative approaches to address some of the world’s most complex and difficult problems. Today, he is a Senior Fellow at Harvard University's Kennedy School and a Visiting Professor at the Policy Institute of King’s College, London. He has a degree in law and practiced as a solicitor in Scotland before entering politics.
Douglas is a Member of the European Council of Foreign Relations and a member of the Privy Council. He has produced many highly acclaimed texts on British Foreign Policy and brings decades of knowledge to contemporary issues of European economic and foreign policy making.
Senior Practice Development Lawyer
Tadeusz is responsible for a range of practice development activities within our Competition, EU & Trade team, supporting the team’s EU and UK competition law work. This includes delivering training, monitoring legal developments, sharing knowledge, developing best practices and resources, and facilitating innovation.
Tom specialises in obtaining authorisation for major infrastructure schemes with a particular emphasis in the energy and transport sectors.
Theresa is part of the German Intellectual Property team with focus on the Life Science sector as well as other high-tech industries. She advises national and international clients on all aspects of Intellectual Property and Unfair Competition Law including the draft and negotiation of licence agreements.
Tamsin is a Senior Associate in Pinsent Masons’ European IP practice, specialising in contentious patent issues. She advises a diverse portfolio of clients on patent matters related to technologies in a variety of industries including pharmaceuticals (small molecules and biosimilars) and medical devices.