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

(Hall of Fame)

Clare RobinsonOsborne Clarke LLP

The IP group at Osborne Clarke LLP, known for its sector-focused approach, is seamlessly integrated into the firm’s wider commercial offering and provides a one-stop shop for an enviable client roster. Technology and digital business, defence, and food and drink are a few of the practice’s core sectors which benefit from the team’s in-depth experience in both contentious and non-contentious matters. Clare Robinson, whose IP expertise is complemented by a strong understanding of commercial disputes, leads the Bristol-based team. The use of IP rights in the technology and defence sectors constitutes areas of focus for Douglas Peden. Technology specialist Will Robertson and associate director Becky Crawford are further core members of the practice.

South West > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: Bristol

(Leading individuals)

Clare RobinsonOsborne Clarke LLP

Noted for its stellar expertise in data protection litigation, Osborne Clarke LLP handles high-end shareholder disputes, contractual claims, financial services litigation and boardroom proceedings, with demonstrable capability in cross-border cases. Catherine Wolfenden leads the team and Clare Robinson acts for clients across the technology and business sectors, while Peter Clough standouts for his experience in cross-border disputes across the energy, technology and financial services industries. Charlie Wedin handles cyber and data-related claims and Charles Crowne focuses on financial services disputes, including pensions litigation. Tom Ellis, who acts for corporates in commercial disputes, investigations and fraud-related mandates, remains a key contact in the group.