Liz has a background in neuroscience and specialises in life sciences patent litigation. For over 16 years she has provided strategic and commercial advise to clients in the Pharmaceutical, Biotech and Medical Devices fields, where she has represented them in the English Courts all the way up to the Supreme Court. Liz is a qualified solicitor advocate and has extensive experience of co-ordinating cross-border litigation within Europe and beyond for clients. She is regularly invited to speak on the implications of the UPC on the Life Sciences Sector and sits on CIPA’s Life Sciences Committee.
What others say
“Liz Cohen counsels sector clients on patent litigation and registry strategies. She has extensive experience with regard to small molecule and biosimilar patents. She has extensive experience of coordinating disputes across different jurisdictions.”Chambers and Partners 2022
“Liz Cohen is skilled from a technical point of view, with a bachelor's degree in biochemistry. She is clear and precise in moving the discussion forward, focused on the practical agenda and therefore able to implement strategy effectively.”Chambers and Partners 2022
“Liz Cohen has an impressive reputation in the life sciences sector for her masterful handling of patent disputes. She is highly sought after to marshal international litigation campaigns.”Chambers and Partners 2022