Emily specialises in intellectual property disputes and advice, with a particular focus on brand enforcement and the creative rights. She has advised clients on their rights in relation to trade marks, advertising compliance, databases, misuse of confidential information, copyright, designs and patents.
Emily works with clients to produce tailor-made commercial solutions for their brand enforcement needs, whether in respect of a one-off issue or as part of an extensive enforcement programme. Emily draws on her experience of advising across the breadth of IP rights, often in a multi-jurisdictional setting, to provide strategic practical advice to clients, testing the boundaries of the law where appropriate.
Where litigation becomes necessary, Emily manages the conduct of cases with the client's commercial objectives in mind. She has experience litigating cases in the High Court, Court of Appeal and in the Intellectual Property and Enterprise Court (IPEC) and has been involved in a number of high profile claims.
Emily works for a variety of clients but with a particular focus on the retail and consumer goods, life sciences and financial services sectors and also has particular expertise in matters relating to parallel imports.
Head of Learning & Knowledge (Climate & Sustainability)
Sharon develops and manages internal and external training programmes and knowledge resources to improve education and awareness-raising on climate change, sustainable development, sustainable finance, and ESG.
Client and Legal Project Management Lead
Ben provides legal project management leadership on the firm's largest and most complex matters, with a particular responsibility for identifying opportunities where the application of legal project management will drive efficiency and optimise legal delivery for the Property practice group.
Yuji is a US-qualified senior associate advising corporates, investment banks, shareholders and funds on cross-border corporate finance transactions, M&A and US securities regulatory compliance. Yuji also advises on US aspects of certain finance transactions.