Patent strategy & counseling
Partner specialising in advising on IP rights including patent litigation, licence disputes and freedom-to-operate issues particularly in life sciences. Particularly experienced in advising on multi-jurisdictional patent litigation strategy. Has represented clients before UK High Court, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court, European Patent Office, UK Intellectual Property Office and on references to the CJEU and EFTA court. Solicitor advocate and qualified mediator.
Year Joined Firm: 2007
Past president and present advisory board member of European Patent Lawyers Association (EPLAW), AIPPI, LSLA, IPLA, LES, Editorial boards: Bio-Science Law Review, LSIPR and Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice.