DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Arthur Cox

Intellectual Property

2 ranked lawyersBand 1Northern IrelandUK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Prominent presence in the market and routinely involved in deals with international dimensions. Areas of expertise include university and spin-out business technology transfers, engineering, retail and agribusiness. Recommended for licensing, the treatment of IP assets in corporate transactions and disputes, including ADR.

Strengths

A client says: "The firm radiates a warm and professional culture."

Another adds: "They are very attentive to the detail and willing to go the extra mile."

Work highlights

Acted for Musgrave Distribution on its recent acquisition of Drinks, which included the transfer of ownership and registrations of the relevant registered trade marks.

Notable practitioners

Alan Taylor receives regular mandates from large corporate clients for advice on IP-driven investments, licence agreements and brand protection.
"Alan is a consummate professional. He uses a calm and reflective communication style to provide clear and concise advice."

Lynsey Mallon has expertise in licensing, collaboration and R&D agreements. She also advises on the treatment of IP assets in corporate transactions.,"Lynsey has impressive knowledge and experience."

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Overview

Arthur Cox has one of Northern Ireland's foremost Intellectual Property practices, drawing on the expertise of lawyers in the fields of technology, media and entertainment, communications and broadcasting, privacy and data protection and e-commerce.

We act for many of Northern Ireland, Great Britain and Ireland’s emerging and established technology companies in addition to major US and European companies operating in Northern Ireland and the United Kingdom.

Arthur Cox's Intellectual Property Practice in Belfast consists of lawyers advising on  traditional intellectual property areas such as patents, trademarks, copyright, designs, confidentiality and related intellectual property matters in addition to increasingly prominent areas such as collaborative research projects.   The firm provides a full range of intellectual property services including representation in litigation, business and licensing transactions.

Members

Taylor, Alan (Head of Department)

Mallon, Lynsey

Mallon, Lynsey

Industries

Aerospace & Defence

Banks

Charities / Not for Profit

Commercial & Professional Services

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Education

Energy

Financial Services

Food & Drink Producers

Government

Industrial Engineering

Media

Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

Software & Computer Services

Sports

Technology, Hardware & Electronics

Telecommunications

Transportation

Travel & Leisure

Intellectual Property Department

Arthur Cox

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Department location

Victoria House, Gloucester Street

Belfast

County Antrim

UK

BT1 4LS

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Northern Ireland

Intellectual Property


Alan Taylor
Band 2
Lynsey Mallon
Up and Coming