Rebecca is a well-established IP, technology and disputes lawyer. She is recognised as a leader in her field in intellectual property, particularly in relation to chemistry-based industries. These include food and beverage, life sciences and pharmaceuticals, household products, cosmetics, FMCG, plastics, and oil and gas, especially where there is crossover with technology.
Rebecca advises on a wide range of matters relating to patents, designs, trade marks, copyright and confidential information, as well as related regulatory issues.
She also advises on IP strategy in multi-professional teams, including with management consultants, patent attorneys and tax specialists, as required, to ensure effective extraction of value from IP.
Rebecca has been consistently ranked as a leading patent and IP litigator since 2008.
Food & Beverage:
Recognised as a leader in patent litigation, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology in The Legal 500
Recognised as a leader in patent litigation and life sciences in Chambers
Recognised as an IP Star for Trade Marks; IP Star for Patents (Managing IP)
World Trademark Review 1000 personal ranking
Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA)
Member of the International Trademark Association (INTA)
Member of The Royal Society of Chemistry
|2018||Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor|
|2013 - 2018||Kemp Little | Partner|
|2006 - 2013||K&L Gates | Partner from 2008|
|2003 - 2005||SJ Berwin | Senior Associate|
|1998 - 2003||Bird & Bird | Associate|
|1996 - 1998||Simmons & Simmons | Trainee then Associate|
|1995 - 1996||European Commission | Trainee|
|1998||Qualified as a Solicitor|