Emily works with a wide variety of clients – from household names (including a global car manufacturer) and luxury brands, to tech start ups and creatives, across a range of sectors, and with a particular focus on automotive, fashion and retail, food and beverages. Emily advises on and litigates the full spectrum of IP rights, including patent, copyright, trade mark, passing off, design rights, database rights, trade secrets and confidential information. Her cases have involved a wide range of technologies including software, pharmaceuticals, non-invasive pre-natal testing (and other diagnostic technologies), medical devices and "clean" automotive developments.
Emily has worked on claims in the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC), the High Court, the Court of Appeal and the London Circuit Commercial Court. She is particularly experienced in litigating cases in IPEC.
Emily is bright and approachable and always eager to work with clients to find the most commercially pragmatic and creative solution to their issues.
England & Wales
Law and Criminology
Biotechnological Law & Ethics
Nottingham Law School
Diploma in Intellectual Property, University of Oxford
Emily has previously acted a mentor for law students at The University of Manchester through its mentoring scheme.
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