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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

Mark Chacksfield

Tel:
Work 020 7405 4321
Email:
8 New Square (8 New Square Intellectual Property)

Position

Barrister specialising in all areas of intellectual property law including patents; registered designs; copyright; design rights; trade marks and passing off, confidential information; data protection. Please see website entry at www.8newsquare.co.uk for recent cases.

Career

Called 1999, Middle Temple.

Member

IPBA; Chancery Bar Association.

Education

Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe; Clare College, Cambridge; College of Law, York; Inns of Court Law School.


London Bar

IT and telecoms (excluding regulatory)

Within: IT and telecoms (excluding regulatory)

8 New Square is ‘a leading IP set with a reputation that follows’. Its ‘reputable barristers’ are instructed in high-profile matters, such as the telecoms patent and FRAND trials in Unwired Planet v Samsung and Huawei – which Adrian Speck, Andrew Lykiardopoulos QC, Mark Chacksfield, Isabel Jamal were all instructed on.

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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property – 2019 silks

Mark Chacksfield QC - 8 New SquareHe is responsive, proactive and a pleasure to instruct.

Within: Intellectual property

The ‘professional, yet down-to-earth8 New Square is considered to be ‘one of the finest IP sets around’. With ‘a number of the leading QCs’ as well as ‘great young talent’, the set is recognised for its ‘great strength in depth’. Its members deliver ‘universally high-quality work’, predominantly in matters relating to patents, trade marks and copyright. Highlighted as ‘a go-to set for patent litigation in both life sciences and other technical areas’, several barristers have been instructed in high-profile cases, includeing Richard Meade QC’s instruction in Actavis v Lilly and representations from Adrian Speck, Andrew Lykiardopoulos QC, Mark Chacksfield, Isabel Jamal in patent and FRAND litigation between Unwired Planet and Huawei,

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