Tess has worked as a lawyer for a variety of organisations such as The Licensing Company (one of the world’s leading brand agencies, now part of Global Brand Group), and LexisNexis (part of the RELX Group), as well as advised companies ranging from individuals and start ups to large multinational organisations.

At The Licensing Company, she was responsible for sourcing and implementing across the group a new contracts and royalty management database. She has significant experience of managing in house teams, as well as mentoring and coaching experience and has created content for LexisNexis on business skills for lawyers.

Tess can provide guidance and advice on a wide range of business areas, such as in house legal team structures, skills and training, resources and processes for companies without legal support, as well as how in house legal teams can improve engagement and collaboration with their stakeholders.