Martha Burnett is a partner in our Johannesburg office and a member of the firm’s Life Sciences practice group.
Qualified as both a registered nurse and lawyer, Martha brings compelling experience in the legal, medical and pharmaceutical industries.
Having practiced as a litigation attorney and legal advisor in the corporate sector as well as coordinating clinical data trials for an international pharmaceutical company, she is able to bring the best of both worlds in finding innovative solutions for clients and businesses in the Life Sciences area.
Martha’s practical experience of having worked across a number of professional health bodies and corporates has afforded her first-hand knowledge and an in-depth understanding of the challenges, opportunities and regulatory environments of this sector. Additionally, against the backdrop of on-going legislative developments and amendments Martha is at the forefront of Cannabis regulation and legislation advice and assistance in South Africa.