Louisa specialises in intellectual property and technology law and frequently leads major IT projects, such as system implementations and IT outsourcings. She is a member of the firm's Technology and Retail sector groups.
She also has wide-ranging experience in data protection and confidentiality issues and regularly advises clients on their business-wide compliance in this area – particularly clients in the financial services, pensions and retail sectors.
Recent work has included advising:
- The Hostelworld Group on the technology, e-commerce, IP and data protection aspects of its recent IPO on both the London and Dublin stock markets
- The Ambassador Theatre Group on the commission and implementation of a new business-critical IT system
- Various global financial institutions and banks on the implications and compliance requirements of the new General Data Protection Regulation and other major developments in European data protection law
- LK Bennett on brand protection and image rights issues in relation to its various celebrity brand ambassadors
Louisa is recommended in the Legal 500, where she is described as 'responsive, hardworking and friendly' and 'knowledgeable, affable and a superb asset no matter the issue'. She was also recently listed on The Lawyer's prestigious Hot 100 2019 in light of her technology and data protection work.