Quentin Cregan > 8 New Square Intellectual Property > London, England > Lawyer Profile

8 New Square Intellectual Property
8 New Square
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Barrister specialising in all areas of intellectual property and information technology law, including patents; copyright; confidential information; data protection; design rights; trade marks; passing off; and database rights. IT work includes software development disputes; software / hardware supplier disputes; outsourcing disputes; domain disputes; etc. Particular experience in data security, electronics, computer software, telecommunications and internet-related technology. See website entry on www.8newsquare.co.uk for recent cases.


Practising in intellectual property, however with extensive experience in transnational commercial, trust and hedge fund disputes in the Caribbean and pan-EU. Maintains chambers in the United Kingdom and in a top commercial set in Australia.




Intellectual Property Bar Association; Chancery Bar Association; Intellectual Property Juniors Society (IPSoc).


University of Queensland 2002 Bachelor of Science (Computer Science); 2002 Bachelor of Laws (Hons); 2009 Master of Philosophy (Law); St Hilda’s College, University of Oxford (2010 Master of Science), St. Hilda’s College, University of Oxford – 2019 Doctor of Philosophy (Law)


PADI-certified dive master.

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London Bar > Set overviews: England and Wales

For patent litigation ‘you can’t go wrong’ with the intellectual property specialists housed at 8 New Square. From silk through to junior counsel, they offer ‘exceptional service’. Chambers news of note includes Lindsay Lane QC and Mark Chacksfield QC taking silk in 2019, while Charlotte May QC and Quentin Cregan are now accredited mediators. The ‘experienced’ senior clerk John Call is assisted by practice managers Nick Wise, Ben Newham, and Martin Williams. Tony Liddon is head of operations. Offices in: London