‚ÄčTom is an Associate in our Manchester office having joined Brandsmiths in July 2018.

He is experienced in commercial matters generally but particularly renowned for his work in IP and sport.

In IP, Tom regularly advises clients across a range of sectors on the full breadth of rights including trademarks, copyright, designs and patents. He has a particular focus on contentious matters and in that regard has acted on several reported cases in the IPEC, High Court and Court of Appeal.

In sport, Tom has vast experience in the football industry where he has become a trusted advisor and representative for household name players, managers and pundits. His work for these clients includes negotiating high value transfers, contracts and endorsement agreements.

Clients who work with Tom appreciate his attention to detail and his focus on the commercial driver behind any deal or dispute.

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