Home / People / Elizabeth-Anne Larsen
Portrait of Elizabeth-Anne Larsen

Elizabeth-Anne Larsen

Senior Associate
Solicitor Advocate

CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
Cannon Place
78 Cannon Street
United Kingdom
Languages English

Elizabeth-Anne Larsen is a Senior Associate – Solicitor Advocate in CMS’ London office, specialising in both regulatory and litigation primarily in the fields of product liability, life sciences, consumer products, tech, media, and healthcare.  Elizabeth-Anne is an active member of the Product Liability, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Consumer Products, and Disputes sector groups at CMS.  She also leads various associate groups by serving as Co-Head of CMS’ Global Life Sciences and Healthcare Associates Group, and as Co-Head of the UK Life Sciences Associates Group.

Elizabeth-Anne is dual-qualified in both the US (Texas) and England & Wales.  She has vast experience in both jurisdictions in various matters of life sciences and healthcare law, including advising life sciences, consumer products, tech, and media companies on regulatory, compliance, and liability issues; managing multi-district litigation (US) and group litigation (UK) or other disputes involving product liability and various pharmaceutical and medical device products; advising hospital organisations on contractual, consultant arrangements, competition, and liability issues; and representing life sciences and healthcare companies in claims and at inquests.  Elizabeth-Anne actively engages with CMS' equIP Life Sciences Programme, assisting and supporting start-up life sciences companies.  She is also actively involved in UK and European trade associations in medical device and biotech sectors, broadening the depth of perspective she can provide when advising global clients.  

Having been a trial lawyer in Texas for nearly 7 years before practising in the UK, she particularly enjoys advocacy, and she regularly represent clients in tribunal investigations/hearings, inquests, and interlocutory applications at court.

Elizabeth-Anne has given presentations on the issue of privilege as it relates to internal corporate investigations and on comparisons of product liability in the US and UK. 

Elizabeth-Anne’s experience in both the US and the UK provides unique, dimensional perspective relevant and pivotal to global clients.

more less

Lectures list

  • 2018 - To Be or Not to Be (a Privilege)—That is the Question!
more less


  • 2000 – J.D., Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas (USA)
more less


In View: Life Sci­ences quarterly up­date we­bin­ar
CMS are de­lighted to in­vite you to the next in­stal­ment of our Life Sci­ences quarterly up­date we­bin­ar where CMS ex­perts across the firm will dis­cuss key in­dustry top­ics im­pact­ing, in­nov­at­ing and dis­rupt­ing...
Di­git­al health apps and telemedi­cine in Eng­land and Wales
Di­git­al Health Apps/Soft­ware 1. How is the soft­ware with­in di­git­al health apps clas­si­fied in your jur­is­dic­tion, and what reg­u­la­tion(s) ap­ply? 1.1 Is it con­sidered a “med­ic­al device” or a “product”...
Priv­ilege - Fu­ture Lead­ers Ses­sion
We would be Priv­ileged if you would join us for our in­aug­ur­al prac­tic­al sem­in­ar for fu­ture leg­al lead­ers in the life sci­ences and health­care sec­tor. This sem­in­ar is the first in a series of prac­tic­al...