Mrs
Yael
Shalem Givon

Legal Director

London Office

Law

Telephone. +44(0) 207 776 5100
Email. [email protected]

Experience

Yael is an experienced IP litigator and specialises in contentious IP work, advising clients on IP enforcement and infringement matters. Over the last 10 years, Yael has worked in Israel and in the UK and has gained substantive experience in the healthcare sector. Yael held both in-house and private practice positions, lead and managed multi-jurisdictional litigation proceedings and other enforcement actions.

Yael completed BSc in Biology and LLB in Law, both from the Hebrew university in Jerusalem, and is a member of the Israeli Bar Association and a Registered Foreign Lawyer in the UK. Yael's experience expands across all areas of IP, including disputes concerning patents, trade marks and design rights.

Specialisms

  • Law

Industries

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

Services

  • Designs & design rights
  • In-house legal support
  • IP litigation
  • Patent oppositions & appeals
  • Patent term extensions & SPCs
  • Patents
  • Strategy
  • Trade marks

Qualifications

Solicitor

Israel


BSC

Life Sciences, Biology, Hebrew University, Jerusalem

LLB

Law, Hebrew University, Jerusalem

POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA OR CERTIFICATE

Registered Foreign Lawyer

Publications

A new dawn for SPCs

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Conferences: 2021

September 22nd 2021

Luxury Law Summit Europe 2021

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March 2nd 2021

Child Health Technology Conference 2021

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January 14th 2021

HGF IP in Healthcare Virtual Conference 2021

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