Corrs Chambers Westgarth has bolstered its legal advisory capabilities for early stage technology and IP/IT based businesses with the recent appointment of Jonathan Lawe Davies as special counsel in Perth

Jonathan’s particular expertise is in commercial transaction and advisory work for start-up technology and leading IT/IP businesses.

Prior to joining Corrs, Jonathan was working in his own commercial Intellectual Property and IT practice in Perth, while also working as managing director of Iperative Patent Solutions, which commercialises patent rights.

Originally commencing his career at Freehills in Perth, Jonathan has also worked as General Counsel for ASX listed IP commercialisation company Ipernica Ltd, as General Counsel of ASX listed technology company Nearmap and Corporate Counsel at in London.

Corrs partner and CEO John W.H. Denton AO welcomed Jonathan to Corrs. “Jonathan’s extensive IP experience will allow us to support our growing base of start-up and well-established technology commercialisation clients in WA.”

About Jonathan Lawe Davies

Jonathan has a Master of Laws in Intellectual Property from Murdoch University, and a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Laws from the University of Western Australia.

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