Partner, European and UK Chartered Trade Mark Attorney, Solicitor
14 South Square
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Trade mark litigation
Trade mark prosecution
James is head of the Trade Marks and Designs Group at J A Kemp. James's experience since 1996 has included extensive handling of multi-jurisdictional clearance searching; advising on filing strategy; trade mark prosecution of unusual marks; conducting trade mark related litigation; and handling anti-dilution campaigns. Clients appreciate James's pragmatic and cost-conscious approach.
James works with a variety of clients worldwide in a number of sectors, in particular pharmaceuticals, electronics, medical devices and the wine industry. He also leads the firm's Paris-based trade marks operation.
James is Co-editor of the Trade Mark Handbook (a Thomson Reuters publication) and Author of Practical Law’s “Pharmaceutical Trade Marks” (a Lexis Nexis publication).
James travels extensively and is a frequent visitor to Japan and Korea.
Year Joined Firm: 2002
Last updated 5th February 2021