Joanne Frears

Biography

One of the first women solicitors in the City to specialise in advising technology businesses, Joanne has been advising on tech law and commercialisation of IP for over 22 years. Providing advice and strategy on IP, exploitation, commercialisation and defence she has particular expertise in law for AI, AR & VR, Blockchain, Cybersecurity and defence of patents against trolls. She also has an academic interest in emerging technology and how the law deals with everything innovative.

Published Works

Contact details

j.frears@lionsheadlaw.co.uk

Areas of Practice

IP & IT
TMT

Year Qualified

1996

Education

MA (UK, EU & US Copyright Law), Kings College London, LPC Northumbria, LLB (Hons) Business Law, Cove

Memberships

Law Society of England & Wales
International Bar Association
Society for Computers & Law