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Royds Withy King

MIDLAND BRIDGE HOUSE, MIDLAND BRIDGE ROAD, BATH, BA2 3FP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01225 730100
Fax:
Fax 01225 730101
DX:
8014 BATH-1
Email:
Web:
www.roydswithyking.com

Philip Banks-Welsh

Tel:
Work 01225 730 155
Email:
Royds Withy King

Work Department

Commercial dispute resolution.

Position

Partner in the firm’s commercial dispute resolution team; specialises in commercial insolvency, directors’ liabilities, minority shareholder actions and commercial contract disputes. Has over ten years’ experience in acting for office holders in commercial insolvency matters and successfully defended a director in the reported case of Williams and Reid v Natural Life Health Foods and Mistlin [1998] 2 All ER 577, on appeal to the House of Lords on a personal liability action. Qualified as an accredited commercial mediator in 2006.

Career

Articled Trethowans, Salisbury; qualified 1993; partner Trethowans 1996-2003; partner Withy King 2003.

Member

R3 Association of Business Recovery Professionals.

Education

University of East London (1990 LLB Hons First Class); College of Law, York (1991 LSF).

Leisure

Golf, travel.


South West: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: M4 Corridor and Gloucestershire

Within: Commercial litigation: M4 Corridor and Gloucestershire

Royds Withy King's team in Bath acts for a large number of national and international clients in contentious matters. Its expertise is evident in various sectors, including healthcare, financial services and construction. Philip Banks-Welsh is strong in financial services disputes, minority shareholder prejudice claims and contentious intellectual property matters. Associate Nicola Radcliffe has experience of both County and High Court litigation and is building her practice in the firm's regulatory and contentious healthcare offering.

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South West: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

IT and telecoms

Within: IT and telecoms

Royds Withy King advises engineering, technology and IT businesses on IT contracts, software, outsourcing, cloud computing and data protection. The firm also works with clients who install voice, data and mobile telecommunications systems. Philip Banks-Welsh is the key contact in Bath.

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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Bath-based Royds Withy King is proficient in both advisory and contentious IP, with notable expertise in licensing contracts and dispute resolution. Philip Banks-Welsh is the name to note.

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Media and entertainment

Within: Media and entertainment

Royds Withy King advises clients on ownership of rights, confidentiality agreements, royalties, licensing and publishing agreements, among other matters. Philip Banks-Welsh is the key contact.

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