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Brian was recently appointed joint head of Patent Litigation. He specialises in intellectual property dispute resolution with a focus on patent litigation in the life sciences sector.
Brian has nearly 20 years’ experience of litigating patents for successful pharmaceutical products – predominantly for originators. He has also handled patent cases for other sectors including electronics and consumer goods. Brian has acted in many disputes relating to trade marks, copyright and registered designs. He has a particular interest in interim relief practice and procedure.
Brian is presently engaged in a life cycle management project for one of the world's best-selling pharmaceutical products. This involves the co-ordination of legal teams in more than forty countries across the world to ensure that optimal strategy is pursued at both global and local levels. He is also involved in several intellectual property cases in the English Courts across a broad range of industry sectors.
Brian is the co-author of an annual review of UK patent cases which is published annually in the CIPA Journal. He lectures widely on all aspects of intellectual property law.
In 2015, Brian was included in Who’s Who Legal’s Top 10 Most High Regarded Individuals in European Patent Litigation.
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