Partner

85 Fleet Street
London

EC4Y 1AE, United Kingdom

+442030408050

Patent star 2021

English
Finnish
French


Jurisdictions:

United Kingdom (England)

Practice areas:

Copyright & related rights
Designs
Patent litigation

Industry sectors:

Computer technology & services
Electronics
Mechanical
Technology hardware
Telecommunication


Specialises in electronics patent litigation and IT disputes, as well as advising on general IP and related competition law matters, FRAND issues, portfolio/licensing analysis and provides general strategic advice for complex multi-patent, multi-jurisdictional cases. Has huge breadth of experience in electronics, telecoms and other sectors, derived from his in-depth technical knowledge (PhD, Computer Science) and from experience both in-house and independent legal counsel. Solicitor advocate with rights of audience at all court levels.

 

Year Joined Firm: 2009

Education/Alumni:

  • King’s College London (1990 BSc Hons, first class)
  • Imperial College (1995 PhD)
  • College of Law (CPE, LPC)
  • Bristol University (LLM and Diploma in Intellectual Property Law and Practice and 2001 LLM)
  • Trained Linklaters & Paines; qualified 1997
  • Linklaters 1995-2003
  • Nokia 2003-07
  • Bird & Bird 2008
  • Joined Powell Gilbert LLP as Partner in 2009 to date
  • The First Deputy Reporter General of AIPPI

Network Memberships:

  • Law Society
  • British Computer Society
  • AIPPI
  • AIPLA
  • EPLAW

 

Last updated 12th February 2021