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Blake Morgan LLP

NEW KINGS COURT, TOLLGATE, CHANDLER'S FORD, EASTLEIGH, SO53 3LG, ENGLAND
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Work 023 8090 8090
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Fax 0844 620 3401
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155850 EASTLEIGH 7
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www.blakemorgan.co.uk

Ben Graham-evans

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Work 023 8085 7073
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Blake Morgan LLP

Position

Ben heads the aviation sector group at Blake Morgan. Ben is a transaction specialist, maintaining a general banking and finance workload and specialising in international aircraft finance and leasing transactions, advising lessors, purchasers and operators on buying, selling and leasing of commercial aircraft, engines and parts. He routinely advises buyers, sellers, financiers and operators on all aspects applicable to international sale and leasebacks, cross-border seasonal sub-leasing, purchases, novations and sales of commercial airliners, engines, private jets and helicopters. Ben also advises on marine property and pensions finance.

Career

Three years in the corporate finance department of another large firm based in the South East of England; Blake Lapthorn 2006 to date.


South East: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

Intellectual property

Within: Rising stars

Ben Evans - Blake Morgan LLP

Within: Intellectual property

Blake Morgan LLP fields a highly rated IP group, especially its trade mark protection team which includes senior associate Ben Evans who is also a trade mark attorney. The practice acts for clients in an array of sectors including the charity, public, retail and leisure areas, servicing clients on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious matters. In addition to brand protection, it advises on  copyright disputes and reputation management. The team is headed by Jill Bainbridge who handles contentious cases as well as trade mark prosecution work. Sheilah Mackie departed the team for an in-house position.

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Media and entertainment

Within: Media and entertainment

Blake Morgan LLP is most notable for its work on reputation management matters, often acting for clients in defamation cases. The firm also has key sector expertise in both the arts - advising on a range of disputes - and publishing, where it advises on ethics, libel, and defamation. Jill Bainbridge heads the team, while senior associate Ben Evans is particularly adept in reputation management work concerning the internet and social media.

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