Charlie is a Partner and patent litigator at Marks & Clerk Law who advises clients across a spectrum of fields encompassing biotechnology, medicinal devices, manufacturing, oil and gas, telecommunications, media and technology.
After playing a leading role in a number of complex and high profile disputes and with over 15 years’ experience, Charlie is recognised as a global leader in life sciences patent litigation. His lead role in the successful, multijurisdictional Chugai Pharmaceutical v UCB case before the UK courts particularly stands out.
His patent expertise is far reaching and he is well accustomed to handling multijurisdictional matters involving teams from across the world, often acting in a coordinating role for US and Japanese clients.
Charlie’s experience extends to mediation, arbitration and commercial IP.
Away from work, Charlie enjoys ski touring, hill walking and sailing with friends and family.
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Pfizer v Roche
Chugai v UCB
Fujifilm v AbbVie
Semafone v Eckoh
Hospira v Genentech
Regeneron/Bayer v Genentech
Charlie is recognised as a Global Leader for Life Sciences Patent Litigation and Patents in Who’s Who Legal.
Charlie became a partner in 2014.