An experienced intellectual property and information technology solicitor, Maureen works across a wide variety of sectors including life sciences, information technology and education. She specialises in facilitating knowledge transfer between research organisations and industry. In addition to her experience in private practice, Maureen spent three years in-house with Cancer Research Technology. Having been a member of the PraxisAuril training committee for 10 years, she continues to provide training on PraxisAuril’s knowledge transfer courses. Maureen is a Registered Technology Transfer Professional and a member of the Society for Computers and Law.

  • We appointed Maureen to look after our UK contract work and she has become an invaluable extension of our team. She has taken the trouble to understand our business and our technology, and as a result now negotiates all contracts directly with our client’s legal reps.

    Ben Harris
    Chief Executive, Decibel Insight

  • We are delighted with the advice and guidance that Maureen has provided MCS. She very quickly gained a thorough understanding of the work we required, thought around the issues we were facing and was extremely thorough and efficient in the delivery of our contract.

    Clare Perez
    Director of Finance & Resources and Company Secretary, Marine Conservation Society

  • Maureen Kelly has demonstrated a deep understanding of the needs, and context of operations, of Cancer Research UK in its translational research and life sciences focused partnering activities.

    Andrew Waldron
    Head of Legal, Cancer Research Technology