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Dechert LLP

160 QUEEN VICTORIA STREET, LONDON, EC4V 4QQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7184 7000
Fax:
Fax 020 7184 7001
DX:
30 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Web:
www.dechert.com

Edward Kling

Tel:
Work 020 7184 7000
Email:
Dechert LLP

Work Department

Intellectual property.

Position

Edward Kling concentrates his practice on complex international deals, litigation and arbitration in major competition and antitrust, intellectual property and technology cases. Mr Kling has been lead counsel in numerous cutting-edge international cases.

Career

Partner 1981. Publications of note: co-editor of ‘Joint Ventures in Europe’ (Butterworths 1997); ‘Obtaining Discovery Abroad’ (American Bar Association 1990); author of ‘Arbitrating International Antitrust Cases’ in ‘The International Practice of Law’ (Helbing & Lichenahn and Kluwer, 1997).

Education

Babson College (BA); Oxford University (1971 BA Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE); BA Jurisprudence; MA).


London: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

The 'proactive and responsive' intellectual property group at Dechert LLP is recommended for cross-border matters and is praised for being 'technically able and well-connected internationally'. Practice head Paul Kavanagh, alongside senior associate Nathan Smith, is advising Alibaba Group on trade mark protection and disputes regarding other rights across Europe, Georgia and the Caribbean. In another work highlight, a team led by Edward Kling in the UK and US-based partner Martin Black acted for Norgine in a dispute relating to the scope of an exclusive licence and supply agreement in the US with Salix Pharmaceuticals. Asos and Thomas Cook Group are both clients.

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