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Carpmaels & Ransford LLP

Intellectual Property

3 ranked lawyersBand 3UKGlobal 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

A powerful patent litigation practice built on the solid foundations of one of the country's leading patent attorney firms. The team draws on deep wells of knowledge across all conceivable scientific disciplines but has particularly cut a dash in life sciences.

Strengths

Clients say the team houses "really talented intellectual property professionals."

Work highlights

Defended Celgene in litigation concerning three UK patent revocation actions.

Notable practitioners

David Wilson has a wealth of experience defending and bringing claims for corporations in patent infringement and revocation actions. He has particular expertise representing top pharmaceutical companies.

Ian Kirby is noted for his success as a patent litigator acting for medical device and pharmaceutical manufacturers. He has also recently been instructed by clients in financial services and consumer goods.
"A clever and strategic thinker who is quick on his feet."

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UK

Intellectual Property


Ian Kirby
Band 3

Intellectual Property: Patent Litigation


David Wilson
Band 3
Ian Kirby
Band 3