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Work 020 7691 4000
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Fax 020 7691 4111
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191 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
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www.edwincoe.com

Simon Miles

Tel:
Work 020 7691 4000
Email:
Web:
www.edwincoe.com/our-people/simon-miles/
Edwin Coe LLP

Work Department

Head of Intellectual Property

Position

Simon joined Edwin Coe in February 2009 and heads up the Intellectual Property team which operates within the Corporate & Commercial department. Simon is a solicitor and a UK and European trade mark attorney. He advises on all aspects of intellectual property, and has a wealth of experience advising in relation to trade marks, copyright (including software), designs, database rights, patents and breach of confidence. He works with clients across a range of sectors including: media and entertainment, advertising and sport, fashion, cosmetics, restaurants and foodstuffs, and electronics.

Simon has worked with a number of major global companies in creating, exploiting and protecting their brands. He also has considerable experience in sports law, having advised governing bodies, clubs and individuals on rights protection, sponsorship and database rights.

Simon has been involved in numerous significant reported cases in relation to trade mark, copyright and database right infringement and is regularly recommended by clients for his contentious expertise. He has worked with a number of major global companies in creating, exploiting and protecting their brands. He also has considerable experience in sports law, having advised governing bodies, clubs and individuals on rights protection, sponsorship and database rights. Simon sits on the Council of the Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (ITMA), he is on the ITMA’s Law and Practice Committee, the OHIM Working Group and the Designs Working Group.

Career

Trained Pitmans; qualified 1995.

Member

Legal Advisor to the European Communities Trade Mark Association
International Trade Mark Association (INTA)
Law and Practice Committee of Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA)
Designs Working Group of Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA)

Education

Bristol University (LLM Law)

Leisure

Sport, travel.


London: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

The 'practical, realistic, efficient and trustworthy' practice at Edwin Coe LLP has experience in a range of transactions and disputes. Simon Miles, who has particular experience handling trade mark disputes, leads the team, which also includes the 'extremely responsive and knowledgeable' Nick Phillips, who focuses on the IT sector, and trade mark attorney Maggie Ramage.

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