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Edwin is a senior associate in Bristows’ competition team. He advises businesses in the technology, pharmaceutical and consumer goods sectors. He has significant litigation experience, having worked on several high-profile cases relating to standard essential patents and FRAND, including Unwired Planet v Huawei, Conversant v Huawei & ZTE and Philips v Vestel.

Edwin has also helped to advise a global consumer electronics company which was investigated by the European Commission for resale price maintenance; and a global pharmaceutical company in a dispute relating to post-patent-expiry royalties.

Edwin has written for publications such as European Competition Law Review and The Licensing Journal, and regularly contributes to Bristows’ blog on the competition/IP interface, The CLIP Board.


Qualified 2014


MA History, University of Cambridge

Postgraduate Diploma in EU Competition Law, King’s College London

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London > Dispute resolution > Competition litigation

Lauded by clients for its ‘experienced, thoughtful and brilliant‘ capabilities at the intersection of IP and competition litigation, Bristows LLP is particularly well regarded for its technology and life sciences acumen. The ‘fantasticSophie Lawrance draws superlative praise from various blue-chip clients, which turn to her for representation in consumer technology and pharmaceutical sector proceedings. ‘Exceptional‘ practice co-chair Stephen Smith is an experienced advocate who acts for companies in a range of settings, before a number of regulatory agencies, while senior associate Edwin Bond focuses chiefly on technology, pharmaceuticals, and consumer electronics cases. Pat Treacy is now a senior counsel and part-time deputy High Court judge.