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Dominic Hughes

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Three New Square (Chambers of Andrew Waugh QC)


Barrister specialising in all aspects of intellectual property.

Selected cases include:  Epshtein v Comptroller General [2017] RPC 11; VPG v Air-Weigh [2016] FSR 4; Blephacare Trade Mark (0/310/15 & 0/313/15); William Mark & Wow! Stuff v Gift House [2015] EWCA Civ 521 & [2014] EWHC 2845 (IPEC); Vertical v Poleplus [2015] EWHC 841 (IPEC); Lilley v Euromoney [2014] EWHC 2364 (Ch); Wallenius v Brightwater [2012] EWHC 3810 (Pat); Eli Lilly v Gurnos [2012] EWHC 3661 (Ch) & [2012] EWHC 2297 (Ch); H. Lundbeck v Infosint [2011] RPC 23; Powawalker Trade Mark (0/411/10); Roja Dove Trade Mark(0/016/10) ; Handi-Craft v B Free World [2008] EWCA Civ 868 & [2008] EWCA Civ 1008 & [2007] EWHC B10; Care Monitoring 2000 v Burall [2008] EWPCC 28; Eli Lilly v Neopharma & Neolab [2008] FSR 25; Procter & Gamble v Reckitt Benckiser [2008] FSR 8 and The Times (17th October 2007); Markem Corporation v Zipher Ltd [2005] RPC 31 & [2005] RPC 3 & [2004] RPC 11 & [2004] RPC 10; Liaoning Light v Yu (0/071/04); Halliburton Energy Services Inc v Baker Hughes Inc. [2002] EWHC 2524.


Called 2001, Gray’s Inn.

Appointed to the Attorney-General’s B Panel of Junior Counsel to the Crown with effect from September 2017.


Can accept cases via Bar Pro Bono Unit.

Member: Lawyers’ Christian Fellowship; IP Bar Association; Chancery Bar Association.


BSc in Chemisty (1st Class Honours) - University College, London, also awarded Neil Sharp Prize and Christopher Ingold Prize (twice);

DPhil in Physical Chemistry – Jesus College, University of Oxford, also awarded Old Members’ Graduate Scholarship;

CPE (Distinction) – City University, also awarded Gray’s Inn City Prize and Gray’s Inn Entrance Award;

BVC (Very Competent) - Inns of Court School of Law, also awarded Barstow Scholarship, CCH Editions Prize and Gray’s Inn Bedingfield Scholarship.

London Bar

Intellectual property

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Dominic Hughes - Three New SquareHe is knowledgeable, provides thorough advice and is always prepared to go the extra mile.

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