思朴知识产权代理近日迎来商标业务专家Christopher Smith以合伙人身份加盟。Christopher Smith将在中国和英国两地展开执业。此前，他在贝克·麦坚时国际律师事务所担任顾问。
IP agency SIPS adds trademark partner
IP agency Simone Intellectual Property Services (SIPS) has hired trademark expert Christopher Smith as a partner, who will split his practice in China and the UK. Prior to joining SIPS, Smith was a consultant in Baker McKenzie.
Christopher Smith advises on a wide range of intellectual property matters in China, with extensive experience in the field for trademark prosecution work. In his 25-year experience in Beijing and Hong Kong, Smith has represented a number of multinational enterprises in various industries including consumer electronics, computer software, toys, media and entertainment.
Established in 2012, the HK-headquartered SIPS has offices in Beijing and Shanghai. With over 70 lawyers, SIPS helps multinational enterprises and small and medium enterprises in managing their IP portfolios, including registration, enforcement and licensing of trademarks, copyrights and patents.
After adding Smith, SIPS now has five partners.
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