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CMS appoints IP specialist
International law firm CMS has appointed IP specialist Neeraj Thomas as an Of Counsel in the firm’s Technology & Media practice in Glasgow. He joins from Burness Paull, where he was a Senior Associate.
Mr Thomas is an experienced IP lawyer with extensive experience advising clients in disputes concerning patents, trademarks, software, design rights, copyright and confidential information. He has particular expertise advising clients in the sports sector, having acted for many prominent sports governing bodies in Scotland on a broad range of issues.
CMS Glasgow Technology & Media Partner, Carina Healy, said: “We are delighted to welcome Neeraj to the firm. Neeraj has an outstanding reputation in the contentious IP space, and significant experience acting on disciplinary matters for clients across the sports sector.”
Neeraj Thomas added: “I am excited to be joining the ranks of CMS in Scotland. The IP team is highly regarded as top in their field and I look forward to supporting their growth both in the region and wider.”