New Intellectual Property Partner Announced at Mason Hayes & Curran
04 July 2018
Pictured L to R: Brian McElligott and Gerard Kelly, Head of Intellectual Property
Leading business law firm Mason Hayes & Curran has announced the appointment of Brian McElligott as a partner in their Intellectual Property team.
Brian advises clients from a range of sectors including food, beverage, energy, agriculture, pharma, med-tech and eHealth on the formulation and implementation of effective IP development and protection strategies. He guides international brand owners through complex IP protection and commercialisation issues and advises major technology companies on IP licensing and due diligence surrounding mergers, acquisitions, IPOs and other transactions.
Commenting on his appointment, Gerard Kelly, Head of Intellectual Property, Mason Hayes & Curran, said “I am pleased to announce Brian’s appointment as partner in our team. His deep sectoral experience further enhances the team’s ability to make a valuable contribution to our clients’ businesses.”
Brian added “I am delighted to join Mason Hayes & Curran’s market leading IP team and contribute to the firm’s focus on working collaboratively with clients to deliver commercial and strategically informed advice.”
Brian is a registered Irish and European Union trade mark and design agent and former Chair of the Licensing Executives Society of Ireland and the Irish branch of the Anti-Counterfeiting Group. Prior to joining the firm, Brian was a Senior Associate at another major Dublin law firm.