European intellectual property firm, Withers & Rogers, is delighted to announce the promotion of Christopher Range to the firm’s partnership.
Having joined the firm’s Leamington Spa office in 2011, Christopher qualified as a Chartered Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney a few years later and was appointed to Senior Associate in 2018. In a previous role, he was a Manufacturing Engineer at Airbus and he is now an active member of Withers & Rogers’ Advanced Engineering Group.
Over the last 10 years he has gained a wealth of experience advising domestic and international clients in the aerospace, automotive, medical device and manufacturing sectors. He also has a special interest in space technology.
Fiona McBride, Chair of Withers & Rogers, said: “Christopher has demonstrated his ability to provide strategic IP advice to the firm’s clients, helping them to secure commercial protection where and when it is needed. His interest and industrial experience set him apart as a patent attorney who truly understands his clients’ needs.
“Christopher’s promotion is well deserved and we look forward to his support in continuing the firm’s growth strategy.”
About Withers & Rogers:
Established in 1884, Withers & Rogers LLP is a leading European intellectual property (IP) firm providing expert advice on the protection and enforcement of IP rights particularly for inventions, designs and trade marks. Reflecting the firm’s distinctive entrepreneurial personality, its patent and trade mark attorneys come with a depth of specialist understanding and pride themselves on helping businesses to commercialize their IP.
With over 200 partners and staff, Withers & Rogers has four offices in the UK (London, Bristol, Leamington Spa and Sheffield) and two further offices in Paris and Munich. The firm’s client portfolio stretches across the Americas, the Far East and Australia as well as mainland Europe.
Withers & Rogers has a large, technology-diverse client base ranging from major corporations and multi-nationals to small and medium-sized enterprises and universities, www.withersrogers.com