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Chambers UK, 2012: Life Sciences

Chambers UK, 2012: Life Sciences

02/01/2012 17:55:34

Penny Gilbert, Tim Powell and Zoe Butler are recommended for Life Sciences: IP/Patent Litigation

Powell Gilbert derives an outstanding level of expertise from its patent litigation practice, interviewees confirm. It is known for bringing a depth of sector-specific understanding to its efforts and has been building on its track record of recruiting lawyers with science backgrounds. Satisfied clients describe the group as "intelligent, prudent and committed."  

Client Service "They are completely reliable whenever you need something completed."

Commercial Awareness "They get things done. They roll up their sleeves, talk to the other side and work to achieve a settlement."

KEY INDIVIDUALS Solicitor advocate Tim Powell has an excellent reputation for cross-border patent litigation… spanning both the UK and Europe. Clients say he is "experienced, has a clear mind and is able to weigh up concerns from a commercial perspective." Penny Gilbert is well known to the market as an outstanding patent litigator… and is felt by clients to "apply her experience of both the law and technical scientific issues to great effect." Zoe Butler is considered a talented litigator with a strong track record in life sciences. Feedback indicates that she is "bright, reliable and embodies the best qualities of the firm."