Baker McKenzie Wong & Leow

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Baker McKenzie Wong & Leow represents a key node in the global network of more than 150 patent lawyers and agents. Innovators approach the firm directly for its knowledge of Singapore’s laws, with many relying on it to coordinate filings across the Southeast Asia region. “The team has excellent domain knowledge, is highly responsive and provides thoroughly considered advice on every issue – plus they understand clients’ needs and tailor their legal strategies accordingly.” Andy Leck sits atop the IP practice group, formulating dispute resolution strategies as well as taking on complex transactional briefs related to franchise, pharmaceutical and media partnerships. On the prosecution side, Abe Sun has subject matter expertise across a wide range of technologies including hardware, software, AI and blockchain. Sun also prosecutes applications not just in Singapore but in the United States, Europe and various Asian jurisdictions. Ren Jun Lim dispenses advice on the full range of healthcare matters, possessing expansive knowledge on the overlap of IP and regulatory issues. The side’s valuation capabilities mark it out from the crowd: it is currently the only law firm appointed to the panel of valuers for Singapore’s path-breaking IP Financing Scheme.

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