I am a legal director in Fox Williams' technology team, advising clients on their agency, distribution, concession, franchising, licensing and supply chain agreements.”
Emma is a commercial lawyer with a particular focus on agency and distribution matters (both contentious and non-contentious). Emma specialises in:
Emma has a particular focus on the fashion sector and has advised fashion clients for many years on their commercial agreements and disputes. Emma is a member of Fox Williams’ agentlaw team and Fashion Law Group and speaks regularly at events on agency and distribution issues.
Emma also advises on a wide-range of other cross-border and domestic commercial agreements, including franchise agreements and hotel management agreements.
Advising a large trade association on an ongoing basis in respect of its compliance with competition law.
Advised the UK agent for an overseas sportswear brand on securing an indemnity payment following the termination by the sportswear brand of the agency.
Advised a fashion agency in respect of its claims against a US swimwear brand for unpaid commission and compensation under the Commercial Agents (Council Directive) Regulations 1993.
Advised a hotel owner in relation to a suite of hotel management agreements with a large international hotel chain.
Advised a global eyewear client on the reorganisation of certain channels to market and the putting in place of revised agreements with licensing partners, agents and distributors.
Advised a sales agency in the consumer electronics industry in relation to its claims against its former principal for unpaid commission and compensation under the Commercial Agents (Council Directive) Regulations 1993.