JACOB O'BRIEN

Associate

Jacob is an Associate in our Manchester office.

Jacob works with clients across a range of sectors, with a particular expertise in intellectual property, commercial agreements and data protection. Jacob advises his clients strategically on the protection of their position in terms of both intellectual property and commercial arrangements.

Jacob spent 12 months acting as General Counsel at global fashion brand Missguided, leading their in-house legal team and advising on their international franchise expansion.

“Jake’s a brilliant lawyer to have on our side. He listens to our needs and opinions whilst also offering direct and commercially pragmatic solutions. He’s a great technical lawyer and genuinely a joy to work with.”
Melissa Gülcimen, Legal Counsel, Missguided


“We work closely with Jacob to ensure that all of our brands are fully protected and enforced. His attention to detail, responsiveness and strategic view is a real asset to us.”
Sandy Chadha, Managing Director, Supreme Imports

0161 457 1685

jacob@brandsmiths.co.uk