Alexandra advises on the complete spectrum of intellectual property issues. Her clients range from life sciences companies, such as BTG plc and Vernalis plc, to luxury brand companies such as Moët Hennessy and Richemont.
Alexandra's transaction experience includes advising clients on licensing, partnering, collaboration and R&D agreements as well as on the IP aspects of mergers, acquisitions, investments (including the taking of security over IP) and commercial contracts such as manufacturing and distribution arrangements.
Her dispute experience includes advising clients in relation to claims regarding IP ownership, infringement and validity and in relation to licensing and other contractual matters. She also advises in relation to anti-counterfeiting strategies and enforcement policies. She has experience of both civil and criminal IP litigation.
A highly recommended individual in IAM Patent 100 2016 for IP transactions and recommended by WTR 1000 2016 for anti-counterfeiting, transactions and enforcement and litigation. Alexandra is also listed as a trade mark and patent leader in WIPR leaders 2016. She has been described as "a savvy and charming lawyer with bags of experience - very bright and detail-centric" and as having "a fine instinct for handling lucrative licensing deals and enforcement…" (WTR 1000, 2015). IAM Patent 1000 2016 describes her as “a real credit to the firm. She combines a ferocious intellect with an easy, personable style” and “highly responsive and comfortable with the most complex of cases”.
“Commercial, insightful and fast-acting"
Chambers UK 2016