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Linklaters LLP

Living Wage
ONE SILK STREET, LONDON, EC2Y 8HQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7456 2000
Fax:
Fax 020 7456 2222
DX:
10 LONDON CITY EC3
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Web:
www.linklaters.com
Abu Dhabi, Amsterdam, Antwerp, Bangkok, Beijing, Berlin and 25 more

Yohan Liyanage

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Work +442074564623
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Linklaters LLP

Work Department

Intellectual property

Position

Advises on a broad range of contentious and non-contentious IP projects, including UK and multi-jurisdictional patent litigation, IP licences and commercialisation arrangements, and the IP aspects of cross-border M&A, joint ventures and IPOs.

Career

Trained at Linklaters; Associate Linklaters 2003-2007; Associate Taylor Wessing 2007-2010; Managing Associate Linklaters 2010-2012; Counsel 2012-2017; Partner in 2017.

Member

AIPPI UK; member of the editorial board of BioScience Law Review.

Education

Corpus Christi College, Cambridge (BA (Hons) First Class Biochemistry); Magdalen College, Oxford (D. Phil. Neuroscience).

Leisure

Music; travel.


London: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

Pharmaceuticals and biotechnology

Within: Pharmaceuticals and biotechnology

Linklaters LLP's healthcare practice is led by TMT/IP partner Marly Didizian and corporate partner Aisling Zarraga. It  offers a full service to its clients from corporate/M&A, commercial and funding to technology and IP in combination with a global network. It also handles investigations and data-protection issues in the pharmaceutical industry. Working with US and European colleagues, Yohan Liyanage focuses on IP and is handling a number of patent disputes. Georgina Kon assists clients from a technology perspective, including with data-protection issues.

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