Chris Haywood



Chris is a dual qualified Solicitor and Chartered Trade Mark Attorney in the Intellectual Property department.

Chris joined Ashfords having run the intellectual property and media law practice at Gregg Latchams. Prior to this he worked for IP boutique Sipara, and Eversheds in both London and Paris. He specialises in the management of global IP portfolios and disputes. His practice covers trade marks, designs, copyright, and media law.

Chris has represented many brand owners before the EUIPO, UKIPO, High Court, and in numerous commercial negotiations. His clients over the years have ranged from multinational corporations, to individual designers.