Simon Chalkley

Partner at Wiggin LLP

Simon Chalkley is a leading practitioner in IP strategy, counselling and transactional work. He has more than 25 years’ experience in this field. 

Mr Chalkley is widely acclaimed for his expertise in licensing and other commercial IP transactions and related advice across all IP rights, including technology transfers, franchising and distribution deals in both the United Kingdom and internationally. 

Mr Chalkley works with a broad range of brand and innovation-led businesses. His sector experience includes fashion and luxury brands, video games, personal care, consumer goods, product design, consumer electronics, software and e-commerce. Much of his work has an international element. 

Mr Chalkley also regularly advises on contractual disputes arising from IP and technology transactions, as well as competition law issues relating to commercial IP agreements, including selective distribution issues and agreements. 

Mr Chalkley is president of the Licensing Executives Society Britain and Ireland.

IAM says

Simon Chalkley has a sophisticated business mind and fine-grained IP, technology, competition and commercial law knowledge. The “highly accomplished licensing and IP transactions professional” plays the trusted advisor role to perfection.

Professional associations

  • LES


  • Licensing
  • Technology transfer

Firm details

Wiggin LLP
10th Floor Met Building
22 Percy Street
London W1T 2BU
United Kingdom

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