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Briony Byrne

T: +44 20 7859 2824 M: +44 7341 654 779 Email Briony | vCard Office: London

Briony Byrne Associate

Contact details

Briony Byrne

Briony Byrne

T: +44 20 7859 2824 M: +44 7341 654 779 Email Briony | vCard Office: London

Briony is an associate in the intellectual property team and advises on the full range of contentious and non-contentious intellectual property rights and associated contractual rights in a wide range of industry sectors.
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Briony's contentious experience includes advising a broad range of clients in copyright, trade mark, passing off and patent disputes, including clients in the consumer goods and services, telecommunications, life sciences, and blockchain technology sectors.

Briony also has transactional and non-contentious experience, including advising on the IP aspects of corporate transactions, assignments, collaboration agreements and licences.

  • Intellectual property

Trade mark disputes and brand protection

Advising clients in relation to trade mark disputes, including opposition and cancellation proceedings before the UK and EU Intellectual Property Offices and advising clients on brand strategy and protection issues.

Confidential Information

Advising and representing clients in relation to breach of confidence disputes.

IP disputes

Advising clients in disputes relating to trade marks, passing off, copyright, patents and breaches of contract.

Exploitation of IP rights

Advising on the exploitation of intellectual property rights, including licensing and assignments, and the IP aspects of corporate transactions.


Advising on the liquidation of a global travel company and the sale of its IP assets and advising on further assurance matters.

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