Claire is an Associate in the Firm's Global Intellectual Property practice, based in London. She advises UK-based and international clients in the areas of information technology (IT) and intellectual property (IP), including on the IT and IP aspects of corporate and M&A transactions and fundraising. Her practice also includes drafting and negotiating commercial agreements.
Before joining White & Case, Claire gained experience in a top-tier, international Australian law firm's competition and regulatory group. Prior, Claire worked in a national Australian firm's intellectual property, regulatory and technology team.
Claire's experience covers both transactional, commercial work as well as IP and commercial disputes and litigation. This lends her a robust and well-rounded approach to commercial and transactional matters.
Gopher Investments, acquisition, 2021
Advised Gopher Investments on the successful acquisition of financial services unit, Finalto, from Playtech Plc (LSC:PTEC, FTSE250) for US$250 million.
Global food delivery app and platform, acquisition, 2021
Advised a specialist Chinese based food delivery app and platform company on acquisition of a market competitor with a strong Australian presence. This transition included a Transitional Services Agreement and assignment of international IP assets.
Leading e-mobility business, fundraising, 2021
Advised a German based e-mobility and energy infrastructure company on funding and investor due diligence.