Caroline Moore

Caroline Moore


Email caroline.moore@​

Phone +44 20 7296 2235

Fax +44 20 7296 2001


Practice groupLitigation, Arbitration, and Employment

"very thorough and tenacious"

"a pleasure to work with"

Chambers 2020 - Product Liability (Band 2)

Caroline acts for the manufacturers of pharmaceuticals, medical devices and other health care products in relation to product liability claims and risk management. She also advises on product liability risk management relating to mobile telecommunications. Most of her work has a medical and/or scientific component. She is responsible for, and works closely with, the post-doctoral scientists who make up the Hogan Lovells Science Unit.

Caroline practised at the bar for 10 years before joining the Commercial Litigation Group at Lovells in 1995.

Awards and recognitions


"...invaluable in cases involving complex scientific or medical issues."
Chambers UK


"terrific, really among the best."
Chambers UK


A Leading Individual in Band 2 (Product Liability: Mainly defendant UK-wide)
Chambers UK

2014 and 2015

listed as a "Europe star" for non-IP litigation
LMG Life Sciences


Listed as a leader in the field of product liability: "...widely regarded as 'one of the most knowledgeable and experienced' lawyers in this area of law"
Who's Who Legal - Life Sciences


Combines her strong product liability practice with her expertise in international life sciences. She is frequently instructed in key cases involving medicines and medical devices. Peers describe her as "really clever" and "a good opponent who really knows what she is doing."
Who's Who Legal - Life Sciences


Women in Business Law, listed in 2016 Guide to the world's leading women in business law for product liability in the UK
Who's Who Legal - Life Sciences

Education and admissions


B.A., University of Oxford, (Hons) Philosophy and Theology, 1974


Bar of England and Wales


Law Society

Representative experience

Acting for the manufacturer of a widely used painkiller in respect of international product liability litigation and regulatory matters.

Acting for a US supplier of blood therapies in relation to HIV and HCV contamination claims in English litigation.

Acting for pharmaceutical companies in relation to claims arising out of clinical trials and other injury claims.

Acting for medical device manufacturers in claims alleging defects in hip prostheses.

Advising manufacturers of other medical and dental devices on recalls and personal injury claims.

Advising a healthcare company on advance purchase agreements with the UK government.

Advising a leading mobile phone network provider and manufacturer on matters relating to human exposure to radio frequency radiation.

Acted for Merck in the defence of claims brought on behalf of children suffering from autism and other disorders alleged to have been caused by the MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccine.

Advising vaccine manufacturers in relation to personal injury claims and risk management.

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