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Barker Brettell LLP

100 HAGLEY ROAD, EDGBASTON, BIRMINGHAM, B16 8QQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0121 456 0000
Fax:
Fax 0121 456 1368
Email:
Web:
www.barkerbrettell.co.uk
Birmingham, Cambridge, London, Malvern, Munich, Nottingham and 1 more

John Lawrence

Tel:
Work 0121 456 0006
Email:
Barker Brettell LLP

Work Department

Patents

Position

Patent attorney and senior partner working with startups, micro-businesses, SMEs, large corporates and international corporates. Specialises in physics, chemistry, medical technology, aerospace engineering and telecommunications. Client work includes patent drafting and prosecution, infringement options, due diligence, IP audits, EPO opopositions and Intellectual Property Enterprise Court.

Career

Qualified in 1988, partner since 1992 and senior partner since 2012.

Member

CPA, EP, RTMA, EUIPO Representative

Education

MA (Cantab)


London: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

PATMA: Patent attorneys

Within: PATMA: Patent attorneys

Barker Brettell LLP's Birmingham practice has 'a superb team' with 'real strength in depth' and 'really strong sector knowledge – particularly in biotech, automotive, food and drink, and university education'. John Lawrence leads the team, which also has strength in the aerospace, engineering and medical spheres. Automotive electronics expert Andrew Tranter is a key figure and mostly works on drafting and prosecution. Jennifer Atkinson is a 'highly skilled technician' with 'particular expertise in the university sector'. Also recommended are chemistry specialist Yvonne Johnson and physics expert Alan Wilson, who is based in Southampton.

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