Michael leads a team that represent a wide and varied client base including leading trust companies and corporate service providers, trustees, family offices, beneficiaries, HNW and UHNW individuals (and their corporates) in a broad range of heavyweight commercial, trust and family disputes.
Michael has been described as, "…tough, strategic and creative", “…exceptionally hard working”, “…thinks outside the box” and “…is a standout star – he has real in-depth knowledge of the field and great tactical awareness.
Iain leads Pinsent Masons' contentious intellectual property practice having prosecuted many of the UK’s most high profile pieces of IP litigation through the UK courts and then on to the Court of Justice of the European Union.
Partner, Head of IP & Life sciences
Clare leads Pinsent Masons’ IP and Life Sciences teams.
Clara is a tax disputes expert specialising in advising large corporates on resolving disputes with HMRC in relation to VAT and excise duty.
Partner, Head of Client Relationships - Real Estate
Claire is Head of the London Property Practice and Head of Client Relationships for our Global Real Estate Sector. Under Claire’s leadership in managing the London Property Team we have succeeded in winning a number of strategic clients as well as achieving recognition through industry awards including the Legal 500 Real Estate Team of the Year.