Suzanna Patalong

Company & Commercial

Tel: 0121 698 2200

About Suzanna Patalong

Specialises in all areas of commercial law including drafting and advising on all forms of commercial agreements, from standard terms and conditions of sale through to multi-party international joint venture agreements.

Advises all types of commercial businesses – sole traders, limited companies, partnerships – on all matters affecting their contracts and other business relationships. Review businesses’ current contracts, draft new contracts and advise on their contractual processes. Advised on the commercial contracts involved in a range of different-sized corporate transactions, involving issues of EU and UK competition law and intellectual property.

Types of Commercial Contracts include:

  • Terms & Conditions of Supply of Goods and/or Services to Business and/or Consumer customers
  • Promotion and Prize Draw Terms & Conditions
  • Framework Agreements
  • Distribution and Agency
  • Joint venture/Collaboration Agreements
  • Sponsorship Agreements
  • Non-disclosure/Confidentiality Agreements
  • Stock replenishment agreements
  • Tour operating services terms & conditions
  • Marketing agency agreements
  • Sponsorship Agreements
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Franchising
  • Intellectual Property Licences or Assignments
  • Website Terms & Conditions, Terms of Use, Cookie Policies, Privacy Policies
  • Data Protection Acts advice
  • Consumer Rights Act 2015 advice
  • UK & EU Competition Law advice
Sectors include manufacturers, suppliers, agents and distributors, in all kinds of markets – travel, pharmaceutical, energy supply equipment, trains, transport etc.

Recent Cases

Promotion and Prize Draw Terms & Conditions, Stock Replenishment Contracts, Tour Operator Terms & Conditions and Marketing Services Agreement to name a few.

Types of Law used

Commercial Law

Career History

Sydney Mitchell LLP, Commercial Dept March from 2017

Else Solicitors LLP, Corporate & Commercial Dept, 2014-2017

Part-time In-house roles 2011-2014

Homemaker 2001-2011

Gateley Wareing, Solicitor, Commercial Dept 1998-2001

Wragge & Co, Solicitor, Competition & Commercial Dept 1997-1998

Wragge & Co, Trainee Solicitor 1995-1997


Bristol University, BA (Hons) German

Bristol University, MA Legal Studies

College of Law, Legal Practice Course


German - fluent

Interests and Hobbies

Suzanna in her spare time enjoys skiing, walking in the Austrian Alps and going to the opera & ballet.

UK Top Tier Firm 2017 Lexcel Practice Management Standard Birmingham Law Firm of the Year for 2011 Resolution Collaborative Family Lawyer The Law Society Accredited in Family Law Conveyancing Quality Scheme