Samantha Barnett

Senior Counsel Corporate

Legal Affairs



Samantha joined UCLB in 2016 as senior corporate legal counsel and advises on various matters including spin-outs and financings. Samantha has extensive transactional and general corporate/commercial experience advising many different kinds of clients, from large listed companies to individuals and start-ups, in a range of sectors including luxury goods, pharmaceuticals, healthcare, entertainment and leisure. Prior to joining UCLB, Samantha worked in private practice, during which time she spent periods on secondment to the UK Government and an international in-house commercial legal team. She studied law at the University of Cambridge.