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Henry Wheare

Hong Kong, China Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Intellectual Property (International Firms)
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Henry Wheare of Nixon Peabody LLP is "definitely one of the pioneers" in the intellectual space, according to market sources. He acts on a wide range of intellectual property portfolio management and enforcement mandates, with a particular focus advising clients from the life sciences, retail and TMT sectors.
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Henry’s practice covers all areas intellectual property law, with a particular focus on dispute resolution relating to patents, trademarks, designs and copyright in Asia. He is equally conversant in the commercial aspects of IP, including brand management, IP rights acquisitions, licensing, technology transfer and competition law. He has broad ranging interests in life sciences, technology, media and communications. A trusted adviser with vast experience and intimate knowledge of IP in Asia, he is highly regarded by his peers and technically first class. Clients and colleagues alike appreciate his straightforward approach.

Career

MA Law Jesus College, Cambridge; partner Nixon Peabody CWL, Hong Kong; formerly associate McKenna & Co in London and Hong Kong; partner Johnson Stokes & Master and Hogan Lovells in Hong Kong, China and Vietnam.

Professional Memberships

Council member and Vice President of Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA); Treasurer of APAA Hong Kong Group; member of APAA Legal Advisory Committee; recipient of APAA Enduring Award for engagement, contribution & loyalty in a leadership role; member of the HK Institute of Patent Practitioners; HK Institute of Trade Mark Practitioners; Law Societies of Hong Kong and England & Wales; and HK Law Society’s competition law committee.

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Henry Wheare

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