Mr Robert Humphreys > Humphreys & Co. > Bristol, England > Lawyer Profile

Humphreys & Co.
14 KING STREET
BRISTOL
BS1 4EF
England

Work Department

Intellectual property, commercial transactions, property, litigation and defamation.

Position

Partner

Career

Qualified in England in 1981. Qualified in Republic of Ireland 2019. Trained and then solicitor at Simmons & Simmons 1979-85.  Partner Cartwrights 1985-86.  Co-founded & managing partner Humphreys & Co. in and from 1986. Director Humphreys Law since 2017.

Languages

French

Memberships

Law Society of England. Law Society of Ireland. Barreau de Bruxelles (Ordre Français). London Solicitors Litigation Association (LSLA). International Trademarks Association (INTA). The Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA). Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA). The American Bar Association (ABA). Indian National Bar Association (INBA). UK Society of Chinese Lawyers (UKSCL). International Bar Association (IBA). American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA).

Education

Dr Morgan’s School, Bridgwater; New College, Oxford BA (1st Class) 1975 and MA.

Leisure

Various

Lawyer Rankings

South West > TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Intellectual property

Intellectual property boutique Humphreys & Co. has decades of experience in this space, with expertise across IP registration, protection and licensing. The team stands out for the international nature of its practice, acting for clients from around the world in relation to global IP portfolios. Practice head Robert Humphreys is admitted to practice in the Republic of Ireland and Brussels, and frequently handles matters involving EU registrations. Tristan Morse is also admitted in Ireland, and alongside Ruth Annand is active across contentious and non-contentious IP matters.

South West > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: Bristol

(Leading individuals)

Robert HumphreysHumphreys & Co.

Humphreys & Co.’s ‘commercial litigators punch well above their weight’ and ‘have a reputation for working their socks off for their clients to secure the best outcome’. The practice fields specialised units which focus on distinct areas of expertise; examples include litigation arising out of commercial transactions, fraud claims, IP litigation, construction proceedings and gambling and betting litigation. Robert Humphreys heads up the department, and Tristan Morse handles IP claims and professional negligence issues.