Mr
Martyn
Fish

Partner & Head of Law

Leeds Office London Office

Telephone. +44(0) 113 233 0100
Mobile. +44(0) 779 969 4737
Email. [email protected]

Experience

Martyn heads up the litigation and transactional IP teams at HGF. He is also the head of the Leeds office.

Martyn is a solicitor who has significant experience of all aspects of IP litigation. He has litigated patents in the fields of pharmaceuticals, medical devices, mechanical patents and electronics patents. Martyn’s work often has an international aspect and he has considerable experience of co-ordinating legal teams in various jurisdictions.

Martyn also deals with IP agreements; drafting, negotiating and advising.

Specialisms

  • Catalysis
  • Electrochemistry
  • Energy
  • Food science
  • Household products
  • Material science
  • Petrochemicals
  • Pharmaceutical technologies
  • Physical chemistry
  • Polymer chemistry
  • Printing technologies
  • AI
  • Automotive electronics
  • Avionics
  • Computer hardware
  • Computer software
  • Consumer electronics
  • Cyber security
  • E commerce
  • Industrial & power electronics
  • Medical electronics
  • Printing
  • Scientific instruments
  • Semiconductor technologies
  • Telecommunications standards
  • Automotive systems
  • Baby & infant products
  • Biomimetics
  • Construction
  • Drug delivery devices
  • Food and beverage packaging
  • Fuel cells
  • Oil & gas
  • Orthopaedics
  • Renewable energy
  • Subsea technology
  • Testing, measurement and electronics
  • Water management and water treatment
  • Wound management
  • Law

Industries

  • Healthcare icon Healthcare
  • Medical devices icon Medical devices
  • Pharmaceuticals icon Pharmaceuticals
  • Retail icon Retail

Services

  • Advertising
  • Copyright & database rights
  • Designs & design rights
  • Due diligence
  • In-house legal support
  • IP litigation
  • Strategy
  • Trade marks
  • Transactional IP & commercial support

Qualifications

Solicitor

England & Wales
Ireland


LLB

LLB (Hons)

Recognition

Legal 500

Ranked as a Leading Individual

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Chambers & Partner

Ranked in Band 1 Head of the firm's legal offering Martyn Fish is an IP litigator accomplished in cases involving all core rights.

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Publications

WTR 1000 2021

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HGF continues to be highly ranked in Chambers and Partners UK 2021 guide

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UK will no longer seek to participate in unitary patent and UPC

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Shanks (Appellant) v Unilever Plc and others (Respondents)

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HGF continue to be highly ranked in The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2020 rankings

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