Elizabeth N. Purcell

Elizabeth Purcell is an associate in the Corporate Department of Latham & Watkins’ London office. Her practice spans a broad range of commercial law matters, with a focus on technology and intellectual property transactions.

Ms. Purcell has worked in the firm’s London and Silicon Valley offices with clients across industries as diverse as internet and digital media, life sciences and financial services.

Her experience encompasses:

  • Licensing and commercialization arrangements, including technology transfer
  • Outsourcing, technology procurement and transitional services arrangements
  • Diligence on target commercial contracts and intellectual property portfolios
  • Intellectual property aspects of finance and security arrangements

Ms. Purcell also has experience in data privacy issues, including advising clients on global compliance programs, cross-border data flows, data privacy audits and implementation strategies.

Prior to training at Latham, Ms. Purcell spent time at the European Patent Office where she worked as an intern with lawyers from the legal directorates.