Ruby is an experienced commercial lawyer with a broad range of expertise in commercial, technology and outsourcing projects
Ruby is a senior associate in the Commercial Group based in London.
She regularly advises both customers and suppliers on a wide range of commercial projects, with a particular focus on large-scale outsourcing projects and logistics and supply-chain management. Her experience includes business process outsourcing, managed services arrangements and IT outsourcings as well as distribution, facilities, and technology projects. Ruby also has experience of content and brand licensing and data protection advice.
Ruby’s experience encompasses the full project lifecycle, from the RFP and vendor selection process, through the contract negotiation phase, to on-going contract management and renegotiation, and ultimately to termination and exit arrangements.
She also has experience of advising in respect of complex, high-value commercial IP contracts relating to the commercialisation of intellectual property rights, such as agreements relating to the licensing and transfer of intellectual property. She has considerable experience of advising on intellectual property matters in the context of corporate and investment transactions, including international M&A.
Ruby worked in-house for General Electric, Inc. following a secondment from a Magic Circle firm, where she initially practised.