Samantha is an associate in the Technology & IP Transactions Practice Group in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. Samantha supports clients on the intellectual property, technology and data privacy elements of corporate transactions and other commercial agreements.

Prior to joining Kirkland, Samantha worked as an associate in the IP, Media, Sports and Entertainment team in the London office of DLA Piper UK LLP. Samantha was also seconded to the Global Legal Team of Unilever PLC.


Thought Leadership


“No Exit through the Gift Shop - Banksy trade mark declared invalid for bad faith,” Lexology, October 2020

“Covid-19: Advertising guidance for brands (UK),” Lexology, April 2020


Speaker, “Anti-COVID devices: a comparison between the UK and Italy,” Lexology, September 2020

Memberships & Affiliations

Society for Computers and Law

IP Inclusive


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2019, Admitted to practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • University of Law, LondonLPC; M.Sc., Law, Business and Management2017
  • King's College LondonLL.B., Law with American Studies2016
    University of North Carolina School of Law, International Exchange Year, 2014