Rupert is a partner within the IP and Media Group at Eversheds Sutherland.
Rupert advises in relation to the full range of contentious intellectual property matters, including disputes relating to:
•internet and domain names.
Rupert also assists clients with aspects of their non-contentious IP work including licensing, branding and trade mark portfolio management.
With over two decades of experience, Rupert has successfully led high profile litigation for a variety of household name companies, achieving a 100% success rate in the High Court and the Court of Appeal.
Additionally, Rupert has had the benefit of in-house experience at retail giants Marks & Spencer Plc and Arcadia Limited.
Having spent time not solely in private practice, but also in-house, Rupert has a deep understanding of the need to offer simple, straightforward guidance combined with practical commercial solutions. He sets out options, outlines strategy and gives advice in plain English.