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Alexander Carter-Silk

Alexander Carter-Silk

Partner and Head of Technology & Intellectual Property, LONDON


IP, Technology

Alexander Carter-Silk has 25 years' experience of advising on contentious and non-contentious IP and technology matters. During that period he has developed a reputation for rigorously promoting and defending his clients' interests in a number of high profile cases and transactions.

As head of our trade mark designs and brand practice Alexander is a market leader in the licensing, sponsorship and franchising of IP rights, as well as the protection of copyright design rights and trade marks. He also advises on advertising and marketing regulation and reputation management, including privacy and defamation.

Alexander is admitted to practise in England & Wales.


Alexander's clients include brand owners, suppliers and insurers from a diverse range of industries including technology, marketing and the media. He is renowned as a litigation heavyweight specialising in the resolution of complex high value disputes, many of which have an international flavour, and has particular expertise in the recovery of failing technology projects.