Ben heads up the firm’s IP and IT team advising clients across the globe on a range of contentious and non-contentious matters, including IP protection and exploitation and the negotiation of complex IT contracts. Ben also advises on reputation management , data protection issues and cyber security matters.
His work includes:
Ben has a wealth of experience across a range of sectors, in particular:
Out of the office, he enjoys cycling, playing guitar and travelling.
St Austell Brewery - Ben is always helpful, calm and measured in his advice and we are pleased to have him as our account handler.
Chambers 2019 - "extensive experience in trade mark registration, enforcement and licensing. He advises many of the region's growth-stage businesses on the commercialisation and protection of their IP."
Chambers 2018 Recommended Lawyer - "Ben is really user-friendly, very commercial and clearly an expert in his field."
Chambers 2016 - ranked as "up and coming" in the guide, Ben has been hailed as "commercial and personable" by sources, and "he is technically very knowledgeable, quick to respond, very pleasant, easy to deal with."
Recommended Lawyer - Legal 500 UK 2017 - " is an excellent, solutions-driven lawyer" and "is an exceptionally talented IP lawyer". Legal 500 is an independent guide to the legal profession who recognises top lawyers.