Partner at Dentons
Justin Hill is a partner at Dentons and head of the firm’s patent prosecution and opposition practices across Europe. All of the leading independent legal directories have consistently recognised Dr Hill as a leader in the IP field. He is based between Munich and London and provides global IP services with a platform covering 174 Dentons offices in 78 countries.
Dr Hill is a European patent attorney and patent attorney litigator. Before his law degree, he spent time in research and industry; now in private practice for over 20 years, his work includes advising on IP policy, strategy, efficient portfolio management and commercialisation. Dr Hill’s track record includes working with world-class technologies and generating portfolios of strategic importance. He is known for his successes in EPO oppositions and appeals and is instructed by many of the world’s leading tech companies.
Dr Hill has a first-class honours degree and a PhD from Imperial College London. He and his team can handle any area of technology, with particular technology specialisms in medical devices, digital health, quantum technologies, computer-implemented inventions, software, artificial intelligence and machine learning, autonomous systems, robotics, computer vision, control systems, radars, sensors, semiconductors, cloud and edge computing technologies, user interfaces, machine-to-machine technology, the Internet of Things, renewables and energy, batteries, propulsion, autotech, aerospace and space systems (including satellite applications) smart systems and test and measurement technologies.
Dr Hill is well known among tech and investor communities. He sits on the advisory boards of companies and venture capital funds. Dr Hill also hosts Seraphim Space Camp – a global accelerator for space tech businesses – which provides commercial acceleration, advice, individual mentoring, workshops, co-working space and access to corporate partners such as Airbus, Rolls-Royce, Inmarsat and the European Space Agency.