Senior Practice Development Lawyer
Sarah is a Senior Practice Development Lawyer in our IP Group, specialising in patent litigation.
Sarah studied Natural Sciences, specialising in physiology. She worked as a practising patent litigator for over 13 years, with experience in the life sciences and tech fields, before moving into a professional support role.
Sarah supports and works closely with the patents team, and is responsible for a wide range of practice development activities. She leads the team's profile raising activities, including producing articles and contributing to external publications, and works on both internal and external-facing educational and content delivery services.
A key part of Sarah's role is educating the team, and ensuring that legal knowledge is shared and up-to-date. Sarah is responsible for designing and implementing the patent team's training programme. She also generates and maintains know-how materials and precedents.
Sarah leads on a number of knowledge based initiatives to enhance the patent team's visibility and develop the services offered.
Mario specialises in advising life science clients and other clients who rely heavily on intellectual property for their core business.
Charlotte is an experienced and solutions driven commercial litigator with extensive in house experience in the fast moving consumer goods sector. She advises a broad range of clients, from manufactures to insurers, in various sectors across the UK and Europe. She has a natural ability to deconstruct complex legal issues and provide practical, concise and strategic advice. Charlotte specialises in the design, construction and administration of collective redress schemes and particularly enjoys mediating complex and commercially sensitive disputes.