is a partner in the firm and a patent and medicines regulatory specialist. She has experience advising on pan-European patent litigation and administrative litigation concerning regulatory exclusivity attaching to pharmaceutical and other products. Catherine advises on the interpretation of UK and European regulation of medicinal products, medical devices, cosmetics and other borderline products, including providing strategic advice to clients seeking to bring products to market. She has assisted clients in litigation before the English High Court, Court of Appeal & Supreme Court, in addition to the European General Court and Court of Justice of the European Union. Catherine has a good understanding of the commercial drivers to clients’ business, having undertaken two secondments in a large multinational pharmaceutical company.