Paul is a Partner in the Intellectual Property department specialising in advertising and marketing law and brand protection matters generally. He joined Bristows in 2009.
Though his experience covers the full range of intellectual property issues (both contentious and non-contentious), Paul's work focuses on content licensing, trade mark and copyright infringement, and advertising clearance. His experience includes advising on: global IP protection; global brand restructuring; passing off disputes; brand launches; and the defence of ASA and PhonepayPlus investigations.
Paul's wide range of clients includes major brand owners, car manufacturers, retailers, airlines, financial service providers and media companies.
Paul regularly speaks on brand protection and advertising law matters and has been widely published, including in the leading advertising industry guide - Ad Law - published by the Institute of Practitioners in Advertising.