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.
Pinsent Masons wins Construction Law Firm of the Year at the Asian Legal Business Hong Kong Law Awards
Chris specialises in corporate transactions, across a number of sectors, including within the life sciences and technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) sectors.
Consultant (Costs Lawyer)
Keith has practiced for over thirty years as a costs lawyer and consultant and provides specialist law costs advice and advocacy services on costs issues and claims arising in and from commercial disputes and court, arbitration and tribunal proceedings in England and internationally.
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.
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.