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MARLBOROUGH HOUSE, 30 VICTORIA STREET, BELFAST, BT1 3GG, NORTHERN IRELAND
Tel:
Work 028 9055 3300
Fax:
Fax 028 9055 0096
DX:
433 NR BELFAST 1
Web:
www.tughans.com

Adrian O’connell

Tel:
Work 028 9055 3395
Email:
Tughans

Work Department

Contracts and technology.

Position

Adrian is a partner and head of Tughans’ Contracts & Technology practice. Contracts – Adrian specialises in the areas of contract and procurement, providing advice and assistance on a wide range of commercial arrangements, from strategic planning and negotiation of contracts to deal implementation and contract management. This practice covers agency, confidentiality, consultancy, distribution, franchising, general commercial, managed services, manufacturing, outsourcing and supply. Technology – Adrian specialises in the areas of intellectual property and technology, providing advice and assistance on the protection and exploitation of intellectual property assets in a diverse range of sectors. Adrian has wide exposure to the local manufacturing and technology sectors, and his practice draws leading clients from both the private and public sectors. In the area of intellectual property specifically, Adrian’s work involves him in: strategies for protecting, managing and, where necessary, enforcing clients’ intellectual property rights; and advising clients in relation to the ownership and exploitation of developed intellectual property assets which result from various structures, including commercial and academic research, collaborative networks, joint ventures and technology transfer. Adrian has +10 years’ experience in this specialist practice area.

Career

Admitted as a solicitor in Northern Ireland in 1997; joined Tughans in 1997.

Languages

French.

Member

Company and Commercial Lawyers Group Northern Ireland.

Education

Our Lady and St Patricks College Knock, Belfast.


Northern Ireland: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

IT and telecoms

Within: Leading individuals

Adrian O’Connell - Tughans

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