Tom Carver


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Tom specialises in intellectual property law and has substantial multi-jurisdictional patent and design right litigation experience, including two cases that went to the UK Supreme Court.

He is recommended by Legal 500 and in IAM Patent 1000, and an “IP Star” in the Managing Intellectual Property IP Stars Handbook. Named as an expert on the China IPR SME Helpdesk, he spent three years in Guangzhou, China, advising on enforcement of intellectual property rights in China and general commercial matters.

Tom is a member of the Advisory Council for the Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University, London.

His representative matters in the UK include Conor Medsystems v Angiotech, Eli Lilly and Company v Human Genome Sciences, Dr Reddy Laboratories v Eli Lilly and Company, G-Star v Rhodi, Intervet (UK) Ltd v Merial, Monsanto Technology LLC v Cargill International, Action Storage Systems Limited v G-Force Limited.
His representative matters in China include Dyson v numerous local Chinese companies, Intersurgical v Henan Jianqi and Halo v TopChina.