Tim Powell is ranked in the 100 best business lawyers in the UK and ranked in the top 4 Intellectual Property lawyers. Key Strengths: Communication skills, Efficiency and responsiveness. Clients Comments: "I trust this lawyer fully in terms of his legal competence. All his predictions have come true. I sincerely appreciate his full dedication to the case, his commercial sense and his communication abilities."
Tim Powell is praised as an “excellent and skilled litigator with deep knowledge of the pharmaceutical sector.” He successfully represented BSN Medical in a patent case brought by Mölnlycke Health Care regarding silicone-based wound dressings. He also acted for Comptel on a dispute with Cisco Systems regarding a business sale and licence-back of intellectual property relating to telecommunications fulfilment software. Clients “appreciate his full dedication to the case, his commercial sense and his communication abilities".
Penny Gilbert is ranked in the 100 best business lawyers in the UK and ranked in the top 4 Life Sciences lawyers. Key Strengths: Communication skills; Industry knowledge. Clients Comments: "She provides innovative, learned advice in a clear manner, analysing complicated factual and legal situations. She is relentless in defending our patent rights and in ensuring that we obtain the relief to which we are entitled."
Client's describe Penny Gilbert as "a brilliant lawyer and scientist. She is highly skilled in finding the most defensible way to accomplish clients' goals." She is recognised as "strategic, dedicated, innovative and relentless" She represented HGS in defending against a patent revocation action brought by Eli Lilly. She also acted for Synageva in a challenge to one of CHRF's European patents licensed to Shire Pharmaceuticals.