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8 New Square Intellectual Property

LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3QP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7405 4321
Fax:
Fax 020 7405 9955
DX:
379 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.8newsquare.co.uk

Richard Meade QC

Tel:
Work 020 7405 4321
Email:
8 New Square (8 New Square Intellectual Property)

Position

Barrister specialising in all aspects of intellectual property, with particular experience in pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and electronics patent litigation, Euro defences, FRAND and jurisdiction disputes. Also specialises in media and entertainment law. Please see website entry at www.8newsquare.co.uk for recent cases.

Career

Called 1991, Lincoln’s Inn; QC; Recorder and Deputy High Court Judge.

Member

Intellectual Property Bar Association (IPBA); The Intellectual Property Lawyers Organisation (TIPLO); Chancery Bar Association; CEDR-accredited and registered mediator.

Education

William Ellis School; University College, Oxford (BA Law).


London Bar

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property – Leading silks

Richard Meade QC - 8 New SquareHe is super brainy and has an unflinching cross-examination style.

Within: Intellectual property

The ‘professional, yet down-to-earth8 New Square is considered to be ‘one of the finest IP sets around’. With ‘a number of the leading QCs’ as well as ‘great young talent’, the set is recognised for its ‘great strength in depth’. Its members deliver ‘universally high-quality work’, predominantly in matters relating to patents, trade marks and copyright. Highlighted as ‘a go-to set for patent litigation in both life sciences and other technical areas’, several barristers have been instructed in high-profile cases, includeing Richard Meade QC’s instruction in Actavis v Lilly and representations from Adrian Speck, Andrew Lykiardopoulos QC, Mark Chacksfield, Isabel Jamal in patent and FRAND litigation between Unwired Planet and Huawei,

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