Samantha specialises in contentious patents, including the provision of strategic advice, in particular in the life sciences sector.
Samantha advises pharmaceutical clients in relation to parallel trade matters and has an in depth knowledge of her clients’ businesses and understand their commercial needs.
She has been involved in co-ordinating pan-European patent litigations for a large pharmaceutical company and has valuable patent trial experience having attended various hearings in the UK and across Europe, including in the Netherlands, Sweden, Portugal, Norway, Finland and at the CJEU.
Recent achievements include being a pivotal member of the team that worked on the case concerning the validity of an SPC, for which Pinsent Masons won the Managing IP EMEA award 2019 for “Impact Case of the Year” and “TMT & Life Sciences Team of the Year” at the British Legal Awards 2019.
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.
Head of Fintech Propositions
Luke Scanlon advises some of the world's leading technology companies, banks and fintech businesses on a range of fintech and legal technology related issues and had been recognised by Legal500 and ranked as a leading fintech lawyer by Chambers. Luke is the Head of Fintech propositions and a Legal Director for Pinsent Masons.