A registered trademark agent in Ireland and a European trademark and design attorney, Gerard's primary focus is on assisting clients in intellectual property disputes and advising clients on passing off, trademark, copyright, design right and patent litigation.
He has previously represented, among others, UPC, Teva Pharmaceuticals and Calor in the Irish Commercial Court.
Gerard is also a lecturer, tutor and examiner on the Law Society of Ireland’s professional training courses for solicitors in the areas of copyright, designs and patent.
Head of Litigation Declan Black said, “We are delighted that Gerard has joined us. He will further enhance the service we offer clients in protecting the vital intellectual property that is at the heart of many Irish and international businesses.”