Partner, CMS Cameron McKenna LLP; London
Susan Barty is a partner on the technology team at international law firm CMS, based in London, and is a member of the CMS European Technology Media and Communications Focus Group. Ms. Barty has been a partner since 1994 and has particular expertise in the management and resolution of e-commerce, IP and advertising and marketing matters. Ms. Barty also advises on IT and IT related disputes, acting for both suppliers and users in the private and government sectors. As part of this practice, Ms. Barty has experience assisting clients with negotiations during systems integration and other technology projects in order to avoid disputes. Ms. Barty also has considerable experience advising international clients on internet and domain name issues, in particular dispute procedures and strategies. She is an accredited mediator with substantial experience in alternative dispute resolution procedures and has an LLM (distinction) in advanced litigation.
Ms. Barty is a member of the Executive Committee of ITechLaw and a member of the Society for Computers and Law in the U.K., and has spoken regularly on issues affecting the technology sector. Ms. Barty is also head of the advertising and marketing team within CMS in the U.K., a member of the UK Advertising Law Group, and is recommended as a leading individual by Chambers and Partners for advertising and marketing.