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Mark Ridgway

Partner

London

Ridgway Mark
Mark Ridgway

Partner

London

Mark advises innovative clients on a range of cross-border contentious IP matters, applying his scientific background (BEng (Hons) in Electronic Engineering) and many years’ experience to a range of disputes involving technical subject matter.

Mark has particular experience of patents and trade secrets litigation, advising clients from the life sciences sectors, technology and financial services sectors.

Experience highlights

Office

London

Allen & Overy LLP
One Bishops Square
London
E1 6AD

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2004

Academic

BEng, Electronics Engineering, The University of Nottingham, 2000

Diploma, Law, 2001

Diploma, 2002

Recognition

 

News & insights

Close of of workers looking at a tablet

Publications: 16 APRIL 2020

Podcast: The importance of branding to digital transformation

Nigel Parker discusses the importance of getting the branding right when undergoing digital transformation and why a business may wish to establish a new brand, a sub-brand or realign its existing…

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Rows of non-illuminated light bulbs

Publications: 15 APRIL 2020

Podcast: How to protect IP as part of a digital transformation strategy

Whether digitalising by building out new digitally-focused units or externally via M&A, many IP challenges will arise especially as digital transformation can happen fast. Meeting these challenges…

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Person wearing gloves experimenting using petri dish and red liquid

Blog Post: 15 SEPTEMBER 2021

Fibrogen v Akebia: Court of Appeal judgment on sufficiency of functional claims

The Court of Appeal (Birss LJ, Floyd LJ and Phillips LJ) handed down its judgment in Fibrogen v Akebia on 24 August 2021, overturning Arnold LJ (another Court of Appeal judge) on his judgment on…

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How EasyMile is tackling the under-30mph market and the impact of the pandemic on the autonomous vehicle industry

Publications: 29 JULY 2021

Propel: Standard Essential Patents and the self-driving industry

SEPs and FRAND – two legal issues that have resulted in global patent disputes in the mobile device space is now beginning to make its presence known in the automotive industry.

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