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1 EMBANKMENT PLACE, LONDON, WC2N 6RH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7212 1616
Fax:
Fax 020 7212 1570
DX:
138213 COVENT GARDEN 2
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Web:
www.pwc.co.uk
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PwC LLP, Latika Sharma, London WC2N, ENGLAND

Latika Sharma

Tel:
Work 07710178381
Email:
PwC LLP

Work Department

IP, IT and commercial.

Position

Latika is a Partner and leads our IP & Operating Model practice.

Career

Latika has developed a niche specialism in helping businesses to restructure their IP portfolios and their IP and other functions, in addition to the traditional range of IP legal advice. Over the years, working closely with other specialists in PwC, she has developed an expertise in advising on the complex intellectual property, contractual and other legal issues that arise in these projects.
Latika’s experience has included helping to develop a range of innovative solutions (such as "withering on the vine" solutions and "buy-in" licences) and acquiring substantial know-how in critical issues such as the beneficial title to intellectual property and ownership of goodwill across a multinational group. 

Latika’s familiarity with offshoring functions and shifting significant risks and decision making to a central location also makes Latika ideally placed to recognise the special issues that can arise in these projects, as the lead legal adviser on dozens of projects, she has developed a unique understanding of the legal issues that need to be addressed at an operating model level, including HR, contracts and governance.

Trained Lovell White Durrant (now Hogan Lovells); qualified 1993; solicitor Lovell White Durrant (now Hogan Lovells); solicitor Arnheim & Co (now PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal); partner Landwell (now PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal) 2001.

Member

Licensing Executives Society; INTA.

Education

Balfour House School; University of Wales, College of Cardiff (LLB (Hons)).

Leisure

Rock and pop concerts.

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