Charlotte Thomas is a junior barrister at the London Bar whose practice, encompassing EU and competition law, builds on her experience as a judicial assistant at the United Kingdom Supreme Court and knowledge of French, German and Spanish. She acted for GSK in its appeal against the fine levied by the Competition and Markets Authority in the United Kingdom’s first reverse payment patent settlement litigation. Her experience in pharmaceutical work also includes the successful representation of two pharmaceutical companies in interim injunction proceedings in the General Court against the European Medicines Agency, and of an originator company in UK judicial review proceedings concerning the global marketing authorisation concept. She is acting in numerous ongoing cartel damages cases, and has appeared in an important appeal to the Court of Appeal clarifying the operation of the Civil Liability (Contribution) Act 1978 (in the context of a cartel damages settlement).