Ross is a Partner in the IP and Technology Team at Maclay Murray & Spens, having joined the firm in 2001. Ross advises clients upon non-contentious intellectual property and information technology matters, with a focus on commercial arrangements relating to technology creation and exploitation. Ross also advises upon intellectual property aspects of corporate transactions, e-commerce, Data Protection/Freedom of Information compliance and franchising. Ross works with a broad spectrum of clients, from individuals and start up companies through to major UK PLCs, in a variety of sectors, including life sciences, food and drink, financial services and software. Ross spent time on secondment with an international pharmaceutical company.