Katie has been at Forbes since 2018 and is a solicitor in Forbes' Commercial department. Prior to qualifying in 2021, Katie completed her training contract at Forbes having gained experience in Forbes' Commercial, Corporate, Criminal and Employment departments.
Katie's work relates to advising on, negotiation and drafting commercial contracts governing both the provisions of goods and services for businesses and consumers. Katie deals with a number of commercial contract types, including agency, distribution, consultancy, manufacturing, franchising and other bespoke matters. Katie also acts in connection with construction projects, implementing building contracts, collateral warranties and other ancillary agreements.
Katie regularly advises on intellectual property matters and information technology, including software development and licensing, and support and maintenance contracts.