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Wiggin LLP

9TH FLOOR, MET BUILDING, 22 PERCY STREET, LONDON, W1T 2BU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7612 9612
Fax:
Fax 01242 224223
Email:
Web:
www.wiggin.co.uk

Simon Chalkley

Tel:
Work +44 (0)20 7612 7738
Email:
Web:
www.wiggin.co.uk
Wiggin LLP

Work Department

Intellectual Property

Position

Simon is a partner in Wiggin's intellectual property team and is widely acclaimed for his expertise in transactions involving a significant intellectual property component, including licensing, technology transfer, franchising, e-commerce and distribution deals both in the UK and internationally. He also regularly advises on contractual disputes arising from IP and technology transactions as well as competition law issues relating to commercial agreements.


He works with a broad range of brand and innovation-led businesses including fashion, personal care, consumer goods, engineering and software. Much of his work has an international element.

Career

Prior to joining Wiggin, Simon was at Redd, where he was one of the founding partners, having originally trained and been a partner at Gouldens.

Member

Simon is currently Vice President of the Licensing Executive Society Britain & Ireland.


London: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

The 'first-class' practice at Wiggin LLP is highlighted for its expertise across brand and online content protection and design law matters, in addition to its experience in patent litigation and commercial IP advice. 'Trade mark expert' Anna Carboni heads up the team and handles a range of trade mark, design and copyright disputes and strategic advice. Litigator Sara Ashby combines design law expertise, significant experience in patent disputes and knowledge of parallel imports, while Simon Baggs focuses on the protection of online content. Other names to note include commercial IP partner Simon Chalkley, and Rachel Alexander, who 'has an in-depth knowledge of UK and EU jurisprudence in the area of copyright'.

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