Mary is an experienced General Counsel who has held in-house roles with Starbucks Coffee Company, Arcadia Group (owner of the Topshop, Topman, Miss Selfridge and other high-street fashion brands) and Harrods Group (owner of Harrods department store and businesses which included Kurt Geiger shoes and Fulham Football Club).

She has considerable experience advising businesses expanding internationally (including in the USA, Italy and the UK) and has worked on a number of flagship retail developments.

With experience working within retail, fashion, food & beverage, and consumer goods businesses, Mary can step in to provide practical advice, leadership and support on a General Counsel-like basis, managing projects or simply providing an experienced pair of hands to support existing teams.