International law firm Olswang is proud to announce 28 of its attorneys have been recognised by Thomson Reuters in its 2013 London Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. Olswang is also delighted to announce Partner Eleni Skordaki has been listed in the Top 50 Women in London.
18 March 2013
Olswang, one of only 3 band 1 IP firms according to leading legal directory Chambers & Partners UK (2013 edition, London), has strengthened its leading Life Sciences practice with the arrival of patent expert Andrew Farquharson to its London office.
08 November 2012
Olswang recognised as one of a small handful of "go to" firms for IP by leading legal directory Chambers UK
Olswang, the international law firm and European leader in technology, media and telecommunications, has been recognised by leading legal directory Chambers & Partners as one of only three band 1 IP firms (London) in its 2013 UK edition.
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He has significant experience representing those clients within the life sciences and technology fields having acted recently on some of the most significant licensing transactions in the life sciences industry. In connection with his life sciences practice Stephen also advises clients on UK and EU regulatory matters within that sector.
On trade marks Stephen advises leading brand owners on the exploitation, protection and enforcement of their trade mark portfolios.
On the contentious side, Stephen has been involved in a number of leading patent cases including representing Lonza Biologics in the Kirin-Amgen v. TKT litigation, the University of California in proceedings brought by Dendron and Boston Scientific in the Conor v. Angiotech litigation.
Stephen is an Honorary Teaching Fellow at the University of Manchester's school of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Studies. He is currently an examiner for one of the papers for CIPA (Patent Attorneys) and ITMA (Trade Mark Attorneys) students and has given many external lectures on topics including IP audits, licensing, research and development agreements and injunctions.
He has been listed as one of IAM's Top 250 Patent Licensing specialists since 2010.
Stephen Reese is a rising star at the practice, praised for his technical expertise, good drafting skills and clear risk assessments.
– Chambers and Partners