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Announcement - New member of the Lawyer Network in England

Published: 03 September 2013

The Lawyer Network is delighted to announce that Rosanna Cooper of 'RT Coopers' has joined the Lawyer Network. Rosanna has joined the Lawyer Network as our exclusive Commercial & Regulatory Law member in England.

Dr Cooper is global head of RT Coopers. She specialises in intellectual property (IP), life sciences and pharmaceuticals, technology transfer, regulatory law, clinical trials and data protection. She is head of the intellectual property and technology department. She is highly regarded as a leading expert in regulatory law, pharmaceuticals and IP. Dr Cooper was a partner in a West End firm in London and a senior lawyer in the City of London before establishing RT Coopers. Dr Cooper studied for her Ph.D. in organic and medicinal chemistry at Kings College, University of London and pursued her postdoctoral research with SmithKline Beecham (now GlaxoSmithKline). She later worked as a senior pharmaceutical and paper chemist for Eli Lilly and Hercules respectively.

Dr Cooper has over 17 years' experience advising clients on corporate and commercial law including IP in relation to a range of industry sectors including, media & entertainment, healthcare, life sciences and pharmaceuticals, generic drugs, manufacturing, travel, financial services, food & drink, cosmetics, sports and leisure industries. Her role also extends to drafting, advising and negotiating commercial contracts, licences, joint ventures, collaborations, mergers and acquisitions especially the intellectual property and IT aspects of such corporate transactions. She also advises on regulatory law and clinical trials and conducts technical and legal due diligence for investors. Dr Cooper advises start-ups, universities, spinout companies, small to medium sized enterprises and corporate clients.

Memberships: Dr Cooper is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) and a Chartered Scientist, an ex member of the International Editorial Board for the Pharmaceutical Development and Regulatory Journal. A non executive member of the Advisory Panel for The Thames Valley Life Science Network. She is an accomplished International speaker and writes regularly on intellectual property law, pharmaceuticals and data protection.

Past Employers: Lovell White Durrant (Trainee), Dechert (then Titmus Sainer Dechert), Field Fisher Waterhouse and Barlow Lyde & Gilbert

If you have a requirement in this area, please get in touch with Rosanna directly or with the Lawyer Network committee:

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We welcome Rosanna to the network and look forward to working with her on future transactions.

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