Suzy is an intellectual property, technology and commercial contracts specialist who acts for clients across a range of industries including retail, finance, FMCG, technology, advertising, manufacturing, gaming and fashion. Suzy is also a disputes lawyer, and has represented clients in the English High Court, before trade mark registries and through alternative methods such as mediation. Suzy can advise on matters such as pre-litigation strategy, termination of contract options, and settlement terms.
Previously Acting Head of Legal of the Northern European legal team of multinational FMCG manufacturer, Reckitt Benckiser, Suzy engages effectively with business stakeholders and assesses legal issues in a commercial context.
A qualified Australian lawyer since 2002, Suzy is uniquely placed to support her clients with Australian-law needs, engaged in this capacity via Keypoint Law.
Suzy is a pleasure to work with. She is highly commercial in her approach and provides thoughtful, pragmatic and timely legal advice.
EMEA Head of Technology and IP Law
Top tier global investment bank
Suzy provides excellent legal support, with a personable and clear-headed approach. She quickly gets up to speed with legal issues and has an eye to commercial objectives and strategic matters when giving her advice. I am happy to recommend her as a legal advisor.
Steve Troote, SVP Northern Europe and Australia/New Zealand
Reckitt Benckiser UK
Please note: The experience list above may include examples of work completed prior to joining Keystone Law.
Recognised in the Legal 500 2018 for Commercial Contracts
Suzy is recognised by The Legal 500 2017 for her expertise in relation to Commercial Contracts and Brand Management
Suzy is a qualified solicitor in England, Australia (Victoria) and New Zealand
Suzy holds a postgraduate diploma in Intellectual Property Law & Practice obtained from Bristol University in 2007, the leading qualification for UK IP lawyers
|2016||Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor|
|2010-2016||Kemp Little | Senior Associate|
|2005-2010||Speechly Bircham LLP | Solicitor|
|2002-2004||Clayton Utz | Solicitor|
|2002||Qualified as a Solicitor|