Josephine specialises in all areas of commercial and competition law.
She has strong advocacy experience covering both trial and interlocutory work. Josephine has appeared as sole counsel in the Court of Appeal, the High Court (Commercial Court, Chancery Division and Queen’s Bench Division) and in international arbitrations and arbitration appeals.
Josephine has particular expertise in relation to the conflicts of laws and injunctions (anti-suit, freezing and relating to conﬁdential information) as well as the commonly associated contempt proceedings.
Her work covers a range of sectors including pharmaceuticals, science, technology and IT, distribution, shipping, commodities, shipbuilding, and energy. Josephine is recognised by the legal directories for commercial litigation, shipping and commodities work.
Many of Josephine’s cases involve sophisticated technical matters, where clients benefit from her scientific background (BA in Physical Natural Sciences and MSci in Chemistry) and her postgraduate qualifications in competition and intellectual property law. Recently, for example, she was sole counsel in a five-day arbitration requiring cross examination of factual and engineering expert witnesses.