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Niri Shanmuganathan

LinkedInNiri Shanmuganathan

Niri Shan is head of Taylor Wessing's UK Intellectual Property and Media and Entertainment groups and is regarded as one of the leading lawyers in the fields of soft IP and media by independent directories.

Graham Hann

LinkedInGraham Hann

Graham is a partner in the Technology team. Graham previously worked in the software industry and was head of legal at a mobile Internet business.

Trade Marks, Copyright and Media

Charles Lloyd

LinkedInCharles Lloyd

Charles is head of Trade Marks, Copyright and Media Group and Head of Advertising Group in the UK and practices across the full range of intellectual property advertising and sport in transactions regulations and disputes.

Tony Ghee

LinkedInTony Ghee

Tony is a well known broadcasting lawyer and a partner in Taylor Wessing's Media and Entertainment group.

Nick Cody

LinkedInNick Cody

Nick is a senior executive in the Trade Marks, Copyright and Media group. For the last 30 years he has had a particular focus on product liability/consumer protection work, notably in the food sector.

Tim Pinto

LinkedInTim Pinto

Tim is senior counsel and head of the firm's Publishing group. Tim's legal expertise combines media, intellectual property and advertising.

Adam Rendle

LinkedInAdam Rendle

Adam Rendle is a senior associate focussing on rights and responsibilities in media and creative industries.

Roland Mallinson

LinkedIn Roland Mallinson

Roland is a partner in the Trade Marks, Copyright and Media group who has a particular focus on litigation and disputes relating to trade marks, designs, copyright and domain names, the management of global brand portfolios and devising and supporting anti-counterfeiting strategies.
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Mark Owen

LinkedInMark Owen

Mark is partner in our Trade Mark, Copyright and Media Group, and is a leading specialist in intellectual property and information law.

Chris Benson

LinkedIn Chris Benson

Chris heads the Trade Marks Prosecution group in the UK and advises on both contentious and non-contentious issues with particular emphasis on trade marks, passing-off, copyright, brand management, licensing, merchandising and sponsorship.
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Jonathan Bethell

LinkedInJonathan Bethell

Jonathan wrote his article whilst he was a member of the Trade Marks, Copyright and Media team.

Randeep Grewal

LinkedInRandeep Grewal

Randeep is an associate in the Trade Marks, Copyright and Media team where he advises clients on brand protection and enforcement issues.

Emma Allen

Emma Allen

Emma wrote her article whilst she was a member of our Trade Mark, Copyright and Media team.

Catherine Ferrity

LinkedInCatherine Ferrity

Catherine Ferrity is an associate in the Trade Marks, Copyright & Media group, working on a range of contentious and non-contentious trade mark, domain name, copyright, design, advertising and media matters.
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Jessie Prynne

LinkedInJessie Prynne

Jessie wrote her article with Adam Rendle whilst she was a member of our Trade Mark, Copyright and Media team.

Germany

Sibylle Gierschmann

LinkedIn Sibylle Gierschmann

Sibylle is a partner in our Munich office and a heads the Technology, Communications and Media group in Germany. Sibylle specialises in IT, media and data protection law.

Dirk Wieddekind

LinkedInDirk Wieddekind

Dirk is a partner in the Trade Marks and Designs group based in Germany. He advises on all aspects of intellectual property law, both contentious and non-contentious.

Thorsten Troge

XingDr. Thorsten Troge

Thorsten is a partner based in our Hamburg office who advises clients on all aspects of intellectual property rights, unfair competition law including trademarks law and protection of copyrights.

Katharina Reuer

Katharina Reuer

Katharina is an associate in the Trade Marks and Designs group based in Germany.

France

Benjamin Giniez

LinkedIn Benjamin Giniez

Benjamin is an associate in our Copyright and Media group based in our Paris office.

Gabrielle Christiansen

Gabrielle Christiansen

Gabrielle wrote her article with Benjamin Giniez whilst she was a member of the Copyright and Media group in Paris.

CEE

Przemysław Walasek

LinkedIn Przemysław Walasek

Przemysław is a partner in our Copyright and Media group based in our Warsaw office in Poland.

Martin Prohaska-Marchried

LinkedInMartin Prohaska-Marchried

Martin is a partner in the Trade Marks and Designs group based in our Vienna office in Austria.

Ján Lazur

Ján Lazur

Ján Lazur is a senior associate focussing on Trade Marks, Copyright and Media based in our Bratislava office in Slovakia.

IT, Telecoms and Competition

Vinod Bange

LinkedIn Vinod Bange

Vin is a partner in the IT, Telecoms and Competition group and has specialised in data protection and information law matters for over ten years.

Tracey Sheehan

LinkedInTracey Sheehan

Tracey is a partner in the IT, Telecoms and Competition group. She has particular expertise in respect of European telecommunications regulation including competition and state aid aspects.

Sally Annereau

LinkedInSally Annereau

Sally, a former employee of the Information Commissioner's office, is a data protection analyst specialising in information law matters.

Louise Taylor

LinkedInLouise Taylor

Louise Taylor is senior counsel in the Technology team. Louise advises clients in the technology and media sectors on contracts, projects, regulatory issues and emerging technologies

Debbie Heywood

Debbie Heywood

Debbie Heywood is a professional support lawyer in the Technology group and focuses on communications, the internet and IT related issues.

Louisa Penny

LinkedInLouisa Penny

Louisa is a senior associate specialising in all aspects of EU and UK competition law, including public procurement, anti-dumping and state aid.

Rebecca Clarke

LinkedInRebecca Clarke

Rebecca is a senior associate in the IT, Telecoms and Competition group and advises on the supply and procurement of high value and complex telecoms, technology and outsourcing projects.

Neil Hawley

LinkedIn Neil Hawley

Neil Hawley is an associate in the Technology team. Neil advises clients on all aspects of new media and information technology with an emphasis on commercial transactions.

William Andrews

LinkedIn William Andrews

William Andrews is a senior associate in the Technology team. William advises on all aspects of information technology and new media law.

Emma Bollans

Emma Bollans

Emma is an associate in the IT, Telecoms and Competition group and advises on all aspects of new media and information technology.

Joanna Lalor

LinkedIn Joanna Lalor

Joanna Lalor is an associate in the IT, Telecoms and Competition group where she advises a range of clients on commercial IP and IT related matters.

France

Valérie Aumage

LinkedInValérie Aumage

Valérie is a partner in our Paris office and specialises in information technology and personal data.

Germany

Tobias Schelinski

Tobias Schelinski

Tobias is a partner in the IT and Telecoms group in Germany. He specialises in software licence and distribution law, data protection law, games law and e- and m-commerce law.

Tobias Schelinski

LinkedInTimo Stellpflug

Timo is an associate in the IT and Telecoms group in Germany. Timo supports clients in general legal issues as well as in contentious and non-contentious matters.

Miriam Mundhenk

Miriam Mundhenk

Miriam is an associate in the IT and Telecoms group in Germany. She advises national and international companies mainly on Information Technology issues and Copyright Law.

Paul Voigt

Paul Voigt

Paul is an associate in the IT and Telecoms group. Paul focuses on IT contractual law, data protection law, e-commerce and m-commerce, software licensing and gaming and gambling law.

David Klein

David Klein

David Klien is an associate of the IT and Telecoms group in Germany. He advises on IT-contracts, software licensing, group wide and employee related data protection matters and telecoms law.

CEE

Andreas Schütz

Andreas Schütz

Andreas is a partner in our Vienna office in Austria and specialises in Copyright and Media Law and IT and Telecoms.

Patents

Malcolm Bates

LinkedInMalcolm Bates

Malcolm is a partner in the Patents group and and Head of Life Sciences in the UK.

Kathleen Fox Murphy

LinkedInKathleen Fox Murphy

Kathleen is a senior counsel in the Patents group. Kathleen specialises in litigation and strategy advice in a variety of industry sectors including telecommunications, electronics and IT.

Chris Thornham

Chris Thornham

Chris is a partner in the Patents group and focuses on technologies, including software, telecommunications, medical devices, industrial chemistry, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology.

James Marshall

LinkedInJames Marshall

James Marshall is a partner in the Patents group. He acted in patent and other IP litigation for clients in a wide range of sectors including telecommunications, electronics and hi-fi.

Paul England

LinkedInPaul England

Paul is a professional support lawyer in the Patents group and focuses on Life Sciences and Pharmaceutical Law.

Talitha Shkopiak

Talitha Shkopiak

Talitha is a senior associate in our Patents group and specialises in advising on transactional and commercial matters, especially those with a significant intellectual property element.

Germany

Dietrich Kamlah

Dietrich Kamlah

Dietrich is a partner and specialises in patent law and other IP law matters with a technology focus.

Verena Bertram

Verena Bertram

Verena is a senior associate in the Patents group based in our Munich Office. Her focus is mainly in the field of IT and Life Sciences.

Matthias Hülsewig

Matthias Hülsewig

Matthias is a senior associate in our Düsseldorf office and a member of the Patents group. Matthias specialises in contentious and non-contentious patent work for national and international companies.

Dr. Christof Höhne

Dr. Christof Höhne

Christof is counsel in the Patents group based in our Düsseldorf office and specialises in patent infringement matters.

CEE

Rainer Schultes

Rainer Schultes

Rainer Shultes is a partner in the Patents group based in the Vienna office and specialises in patents with a focus on pharmaceutical law.

Employment and Pensions

Rachel Farr

LinkedInRachel Farr

Rachel is a professional support lawyer in the Employment and Pensions group. Before becoming a PSL, she was an associate specialising in all types of employment work.

Suzanne Tyrell

LinkedInSuzanne Tyrrell

Suzanne is an associate in the Employment and Pensions group specialising in UK employment law.

Stephanie Creed

Stephanie Creed

Stephanie is an associate focussing on Employment and Pensions.

Germany

Sabine Bechtel

Dr. Sabine Bechtel

Sabine is a partner in the Employment and Pensions group in the Frankfurt office, specializing in providing comprehensive employment law advice to national and international clients.

Nadia Roßmy

Nadia Roßmy

Nadia is an associate in the Employment and Pensions group in the Frankfurt office, focussing on collective and individual employment law including social security law.