Partner - Patents | Litigation

26 Caxton Street

+44 (0)20 7931 7141

Patent star 2022


United Kingdom (England)

Practice areas:

Patent litigation
Patent prosecution

Industry sectors:

Aerospace & defence
Computer technology & services
Technology hardware

James is a Chartered Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney and Higher Courts Litigator.

He advises blue chip clients on cross-border patent protection, portfolio management and enforcement, as well as freedom to operate. He is highly regarded for his technical expertise which includes mobile and contactless payments systems, wireless chipsets, mobile satellite and terrestial cellular communications, satellite broadcast receivers and personal video recorders. His expertise also extends to biometric scanners, green tech, automative and aircraft engineering, domestic appliances and thermostatic controls. 

Work of late has seen him advise a major international bank – developing a broad portfolio of patents and identifying key infringement risks. He has also assisted BA with patenting First and Club World seats to maintain a distinctive offering for customers. He has further advised Sky on developing a patent portfolio, and has handled patenting aspects of satellite based broadband services for Inmarsat.


Network Memberships: AIPLA, AIPPI


Last updated 10th October 2020