Florian heads Pinsent Masons' trade mark and brand protection team, with extensive experience in domestic and international filing, prosecution and portfolio management. Florian acts on behalf of clients before the EU Intellectual Property Office, the International Bureau of WIPO and the national offices in the UK, Ireland and Germany.
His enormous intelligence, precise legal analyses, convincing strategic advice, quick comprehension and responsiveness set him apart. His German fluency is also very valuable for German-speaking clients, as he understands their concerns perfectly and implements their wishes under English law in an optimal way. He is someone who, quite simply, knows how to get a result.
WTR 1000 - 2020
Dutch regulatory authorities strengthen cooperation over regulation of digital activities
Christopher is an IP litigation specialist who graduated in Chemistry and has also spent time as a research chemist. His principal area of expertise is pharmaceutical patent litigation acting both for innovator and generic/biosimilar clients. Christopher also has significant experience of leading multi-jurisdictional teams and managing and coordinating patent litigation.
Rechtsanwalt, Partner, Head of Construction and Engineering, Germany
Christian heads the firm's German Construction & Engineering practice, specialising in large plant and building construction projects.
Ian is an energy project specialist and has extensive experience of acting for developers, utilities, stakeholders, senior lenders and international investors in the renewables and clean energy sectors across the United Kingdom and Ireland advising on joint ventures, project acquisitions and development, fund raising and project construction, procurement and financing (onshore and offshore wind, solar, EfW, biomass, storage AD, wave and tidal technologies).