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Swindell & Pearson Announces Promotions

December 18, 2015

New senior director promotions at Swindell & Pearson as firm continues to grow.

Swindell & Pearson is delighted to announce a number of new senior directors. Patent attorneys Christine Anglesea, Scott Harrison and Martin Terry as well as trade mark attorney Kieron Taylor have all been promoted to senior IP directors at the business as a result of their hard work and dedication over the years.

Christine and Scott both joined the firm as trainees back in 2003 and are a part of the hi-tech team helping clients ranging from SMEs to universities and blue-chip multinationals. In addition, Scott will also now be responsible for much of the firm’s Black Country and wider West Midlands’ client relationships taking over from Michael Skinner who recently retired from the firm after almost 30 years.

Martin joined from a leading London firm in 2010 and has helped a wide range of clients protect and obtain intellectual property rights in the fields of computer implemented inventions, software and electronics and telecommunications amongst others. He was also recently recommended in the 2015 edition of the Legal 500; an accolade he picked up for the second year running.

Kieron joined Swindell & Pearson in 2007 and helps his clients obtain trade mark protection for their brands, designs and logos and is responsible for building up Swindell & Pearson’s litigation offering. Kieron was also recommended in the 2015 edition of the Legal 500.

Commenting on the appointments, Swindell & Pearson’s business development manager, Mahir Raoof said: “We’re delighted that Christine, Scott, Martin and Kieron have all decided to make a long term commitment to the firm. We feel that these promotions not only show our commitment to developing and retaining our staff but they also demonstrate that we are rapidly expanding as an increasing number of new clients instruct us alongside existing clients who continue to value our high-quality services.”

To find out how Swindell & Pearson can help your business through obtaining intellectual property rights please contact us by phone on 01332 367 051 or by email at [email protected].