Susie has extensive experience in a wide range of intellectual property matters dealing with all forms of intellectual property rights. Her litigation practice includes experience in the High Court, the IPEC and the European Patent Office, and advising in multi-jurisdictional disputes, particularly concerning patents and trade marks. Her experience covers a range of sectors and technology. In addition, Susie is involved in mediation and other forms of dispute resolution.

Her non-contentious experience includes advising on licences, distribution agreements, franchises and the intellectual property and technology aspects of acquisitions, listings and a range of other transactions.

Susie has a Bachelor of Science degree (Genetics and Biological Sciences) and a Bachelor of Law degree, both from the University of Sydney. She has considerable experience in acting for clients in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and healthcare fields on a range of transactions and contentious matters.

Susie is Head of our Intellectual Property practice and Co-Head of our Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology and Healthcare practice.

Susie is listed as a leading individual for Intellectual Property in Chambers UK, 2017. She is recommended for her expertise in areas including patent litigation (Legal 500, UK 2016 ) and is listed in the 2015 London Super Lawyers. Susie is a member of the IPAC Committee and a member of the Editorial Board of the Bio-Science Law Review.

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