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Boult Wade Tennant LLP

CPC 4 CAPITAL PARK, CAMBRIDGE ROAD, CAMBRIDGE, CB21 5XE, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01223 883000
Fax:
Fax 01223 883001
Email:
Web:
www.boult.com
Cambridge, London, Madrid, Munich, Munich, Oxford and 1 more

James Legg

Tel:
Work +44 (0)1223 883000
Email:
Web:
www.boult.com
Boult Wade Tennant LLP

Work Department

James, is a Chartered Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney in the Biotechnology and Life Sciences Group.

Position

Partner

Career

James has experience in advising on a wide range of intellectual property and commercial matters affecting both large and small biotech and life science clients. He specialises in preparing and prosecuting UK, European and PCT patent applications, and in representing clients in European opposition and appeal proceedings. He has also advised clients involved in multi-jurisdictional patent litigation.

James has particular expertise in handling patent and technology matters relating to biological therapeutics and molecular biology, acting in matters regarding antibody therapeutics and vaccines, diagnostic assays, genetic analysis, genetic engineering and gene silencing and stem cell technology. He has worked with clients from a diverse range of industries including: pharmaceuticals, biologics, biomedical, diagnostics, nutrition, and consumer goods companies.

Prior to joining the patent profession, James worked as a consultant in the innovation and technology management group at Sagentia Ltd, and was also part of a research and development team for Procter & Gamble, Brussels

Member

  • CIPA
  • EPI

Education

  • Chartered UK Patent Attorney
  • European Patent Attorney
  • PhD Molecular Biology, University of Cambridge
  • MA (Cantab) Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge

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Boult Wade Tennant LLP

  • Boult Wade Tennant ranked top tier for Trade Mark in MIP’s IP Stars Handbook

    We are delighted to announce that Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) has ranked our trade mark practice in the top tier of its 2016 annual survey. MIP’s IP Stars rankings are based on extensive research among thousands of intellectual property practitioners from around the globe, creating one of the most comprehensive and authoritative surveys of the IP legal market. It covers 80 countries and identifies the best patent, trade mark and copyright firms and practitioners in the world.
    - Boult Wade Tennant

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