UK & Europe
Global law firm Clyde & Co has today announced the hire of Sarah Lenoir as Legal Director to develop the IP/IT and data protection practice in its Paris office.
Sarah has eight years' experience providing legal expertise to organisations enacting their innovation strategies. Her practice focuses on intellectual property, emerging technologies and data governance. She works in collaboration with businesses to define their legal strategy with regards to securing and exploiting complex new technology.
Sarah joins from French law firm Lexing Alain Bensoussan, where she was a director in the IP, IT, Data department. She is also a member of the Paris Bar and was admitted in 2010 after obtaining a Master of laws in Intellectual Property from the University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas.
David Meheut, partner at Clyde & Co, comments: "Sarah is a rising star and a real expert in her field so we are very pleased to welcome her to the firm. Her experience and talent helping organisations implement new technologies and handle data protection issues will be a real asset for our clients."
Sarah Lenoir says: "I'm delighted to be joining Clyde & Co. It's a firm with a standout reputation and an impressive global footprint. Across all of the firm's core sectors clients are looking at how they can add value to their businesses through technology and I'm looking forward to assisting them in these efforts."