James Mellor QCCall: 1986 | Silk: 2006James Mellor QC was called to the Bar in 1986, having emerged from two periods at King’s College, Cambridge studying Engineering and then Law (1st).  As an engineer he worked in the UK and in many countries abroad. James has a wide-ranging practice covering all areas of IP but also contract cases with an IP […]
John Baldwin QCCall: 1977 | Silk: 1991He specialises in every aspect of intellectual property, including patents, trade marks (including comparative advertising), copyrights, licensing, confidential information, passing off, design rights and malicious falsehood. John is considered “as good as it gets” where copyright cases are concerned. He is extremely experienced in pharmaceutical sector patent disputes, supported by his doctorate in agricultural science, and […]
Martin Howe QCCall: 1978 | Silk: 1996Martin has a particular expertise in heavy technological cases, such as the internet, computers and IT, broadcasting and telecommunications technology, and biotech and pharmaceuticals: for details of his cases in these fields, see sections on Patents and on Copyright. His wide-ranging EU law practice focusses on free movement of goods and services and EU regulatory […]
Daniel Alexander QCCall: 1988 | Silk: 2003He has been lead counsel in a number of defining cases in electronics, pharmaceuticals, biophysics and biotechnology, as well as some of the leading trade mark and media disputes. Daniel has a broad practice, focussing on intellectual property but extending to contractual cases, IT, media/entertainment law and a range of international disputes. He is rated […]
Richard Meade QCCall: 1991 | Silk: 2008He particularly specialises in patent (and SPC) litigation, usually multi-jurisdictional, involving highly technical subject matter such as pharmaceuticals, life sciences, medical devices, mobile telecommunications. He appears at all levels of the UK Courts and specialist IP tribunals, up to and including the Supreme Court, at all levels of the EPO, and in foreign jurisdictions (where […]