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Gateley Legal

Intellectual Property

2 ranked lawyersBand 2North WestUK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Highly regarded IP practice offering strength in commercial transactions and litigious matters, including trade mark, copyright and licensing protection and enforcement. Key sector expertise in manufacturing, retail, technology and sport, and notable experience with regard to life sciences licensing agreements.

Notable practitioners

John Burns focuses his practice on IP exploitation and brand licensing, and represents numerous sports and media clients. He also advises on the treatment of IP assets in corporate transactions.

Jonathan Moakes specialises in licensing and litigation for companies in life sciences and electronic engineering.
"A very good, very commercial lawyer."

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Intellectual Property


John Burns
Band 3
Jonathan Moakes
Band 1