Iain leads Pinsent Masons' contentious intellectual property practice having prosecuted many of the UK’s most high profile pieces of IP litigation through the UK courts and then on to the Court of Justice of the European Union.
Iain Connor, who captains the contentious IP practice, provides reassurance when trouble brews, having performed with distinction in a number of leading cases. He devises attack plans for any eventuality and has a gift for picking the right one for the dispute at hand; while devoting the necessary resources to secure the right result, he takes a highly calculated and strategic approach.
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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.
Becca specialises in decentralised energy solutions and new and emerging energy markets (including energy storage, heat and cooling, e-mobility and smart cities). Coupled with her ability to look across the commercial and legal aspects of a project, Becca is able to employ her energy regulatory focus to structure and deliver solutions for clients in new areas that have not yet been fully developed from a regulatory perspective.
Elizabeth is a Financial services regulatory partner with extensive expertise advising asset managers, fund managers, depositaries and insurance companies on the constantly shifting landscape in the UK and EU.