What can Laura do for you?
Laura is a senior associate in our top ranked life sciences and intellectual property teams. Laura regularly advises public and private sector businesses on life sciences agreements including research collaborations, consultancy agreements, material transfer agreements and licensing arrangements. More generally, Laura advises private and public sector clients on a wide range of commercial agreements.
Supporting your ambitions
Laura really enjoys getting to know her clients’ businesses and has a real appreciation of the time and resource investment required to produce intellectual property and the crucial importance of its protection and commercial exploitation.
Using her scientific background, combined with her legal expertise and working together with the wider Mills & Reeve Commercial, IP and IT team, Laura guided one of the firm's life sciences private sector clients through a very complex research collaboration and intellectual property licensing arrangement with a not-for-profit organisation in the United States.
What do others say?
One of our longstanding clients said, “I worked with Laura Goldson and found her to be very responsive and promptly responded to my queries. She understood how difficult it is for a lay person to understand the legal points in contracts and was good at explaining points. I would also add how helpful she was and nice to work with.”
What else should you know?
Before starting her legal academic qualifications Laura was a research scientist for over 15 years, working on national and international projects. Laura's diverse background has given her valuable insight into the commercial needs of different types of organisations and has allowed her to develop skills in providing pragmatic and solution focussed advice suitable for a non-lawyer audience.