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Chambers UK, 2010: Intellectual Property

Chambers UK, 2010: Intellectual Property

01/01/2010 18:26:25

Simon Ayrton is recommended for IP/General

 

Penny Gilbert, Tim Powell, Alex Wilson, Zoe Butler and Ari Laakkonen are recommended for IP/Patent Litigation

 

A firm which nails all its colours to the IP mast, Powell Gilbert has enjoyed a tremendous two years since its inception in March 2007...The group enjoys a substantial profile in the pharmaceutical and biotech areas, in addition to its presence in electronics, telecoms, computer products and consumer goods. "It is strategically very sophisticated and wants its clients to win." Penny Gilbert has "a spectacular reputation" in the bio-pharmaceutical area, while Tim Powell is praised for his client skills and responsiveness... Simon Ayrton is renowned for his diverse IP practice, encompassing hard and soft IP matters... Zoƫ Butler ... enjoys a strong reputation. The versatile Alex Wilson handles IP and technology contracts disputes, while impressive new partner Ari Laakkonen recently arrived from Bird & Bird.