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With a background in science, David is well qualified to advise on technical issues in the life sciences sector and chemical industries. He is viewed as an outstanding practitioner and a leader in his field, specialising in complex patent litigation involving multi-jurisdictional disputes between major science and technology companies.
David is highly commended by major legal directories and successfully represented a client in one of the largest patent litigations ever heard in the United Kingdom. He also advises on trade marks, regulatory and non-contentious contractual, licensing and corporate matters.
With a first-class honours degree in chemistry, David began his career in the chemical and life sciences (immunodiagnostics) industry. He is also qualified as a barrister. In addition to his legal work, David was a consulting editor of International Patent Litigation: Developing an Effective Strategy, an acclaimed practical guide to patent litigation.
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