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8 New Square Intellectual Property

LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3QP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7405 4321
Fax:
Fax 020 7405 9955
DX:
379 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.8newsquare.co.uk

James Mellor QC

Tel:
Work 020 7405 4321
Email:
Web:
www.8newsquare.co.uk
8 New Square (8 New Square Intellectual Property)

Position

Barrister with wide ranging intellectual property practice in patents (electronic, chemical, mechanical devices, biotech, pharma, SPCs), copyright, databases & designs (engineering drawings, databases, computer software and information technology, literary works), trade marks, passing off and confidential information (chemical formulae, business information), contractual disputes with an IP or technical base. Also specialises in media and entertainment and sports law. Please see website entry at www.8newsquare.co.uk for recent cases.

Career

Called 1986, Middle Temple; QC, 2006; Appointed Person (Trade Marks & Designs) 2015; co-author Kerly’s ‘Law of Trade Marks’ (12th Supplement; 13th ed 2000; 14th Edn, 2005, 15th Edn, 2011, Supplement, 2014).

Languages

French, German.

Member

Intellectual Property Bar Association (IPBA); Chancery Bar Association.

Education

Rugby School; Kings College, Cambridge (1983 BA; 1985 MA Engineering and Production Engineering; 1985 Law 1st class).

Leisure

Family, windsurfing, skiing & ski touring, cycling (road and DH), surfing.


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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property – Leading silks

James Mellor QC - 8 New SquareAn extremely client friendly silk, with a mind that genuinely improves a case and how it should be developed and argued.

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