Mario specialises in advising life science clients and other clients who rely heavily on intellectual property for their core business.
He has negotiated strategic licensing, collaboration and other technology transfer arrangements, often with clients and partners in multiple countries. He has expertise drafting and negotiating agreements that span the product life-cycle from clinical trial agreements to complex licensing arrangements; from research and development agreements to manufacturing, supply, distribution and marketing agreements.Having previously worked as in-house counsel at a number of prominent life science companies, Mario has an intimate awareness of the challenges facing such clients and the need for clear and practical advice.Prior to qualifying as a solicitor in Australia and then in England and Wales, Mario worked as a research scientist in the fields of biochemistry and immunology at the University of Melbourne and Murdoch Children's Research Institute (part of the Royal Children's Hospital).
Senior Associate Forensic Accountant
Ray is a forensic accountant with over 15 years' experience of advising clients on the accounting and financial aspects on commercial and post M&A disputes. He works closely with our lawyers as part of multi-disciplinary teams to provide comprehensive, commercial and joined-up advice to our clients.
Jennifer is a Senior Associate specialising in foreign and domestic commercial frauds as well as onshore and offshore trust litigation.