IP expert James Lawrence joins the Addisons partnership

Australian law firm Addisons has appointed patents litigator and trademark specialist James Lawrence as a Partner in its Intellectual Property practice.

James is a highly regarded expert specialising in the resolution of complex IP disputes, copyright, trade mark and patent litigation. James brings extensive patent litigation expertise in life sciences, electronics and high-technology, with a strong track record in resolving complex IP disputes.

Addisons’ Partner, James Lawrence said, “I am excited to be joining the IP team at Addisons which has an exceptional reputation forged over many years. I look forward to building on that reputation, not only across the IP landscape generally but in particular in the area of patent disputes”.

Addisons’ Managing Partner Kieren Parker said, “We are thrilled James has joined Addisons. James is an experienced IP litigator, with deep expertise advising on patents, copyright, trade mark and trade secret disputes. James’ appointment as a Partner will significantly strengthen our already impressive IP team.”

About Addisons Intellectual Property Team

Addisons’ IP team has broad experience across all forms of intellectual property.

Our IP practice has extensive experience in advising clients on trade mark protection and enforcement as well as commercialisation and licensing of copyright, patents and trade marks. We are also regularly involved in significant intellectual property litigation, often with cross-border aspects.

The partners and lawyers within the IP team work closely with clients, with the aim of providing practical, strategic and commercial advice which is workable for their business. Our clients come from a range of industries including food and beverage, financial services and insurance, pharmaceutical and health, technology as well as media and entertainment.

The IP team is frequently recognised for its expertise and client service by leading legal directories including Chambers, IP Stars, AsiaIP, The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific and the World Trademark Review.