Behyad advises on contentious and non-contentious intellectual property matters. He assists clients in their IP litigation, including contentious patent, trademark, design and copyright cases and complex multi-jurisdictional cases. He has worked with clients in a number of industries, ranging from life sciences and pharmaceuticals to healthcare and medical devices.
Behyad graduated from the University of Düsseldorf and has focused on the field of intellectual property law. After completing his legal traineeship he worked as a research assistant and for a leading international law firm. Behyad has joined Herbert Smith Freehills in 2020.