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Rupert Casey

Rupert Casey Partner

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Rupert specialises in commercial contracts and intellectual property, acting on a broad range of matters relating to the day-to-day operations of businesses with his clients being predominantly major UK and global businesses in the financial services sector as well as brand owners. He also heads the firm’s IT group, advising in particular on outsourcing arrangements and data protection.

An additional part of his work includes advising on the commercial and IP aspects of corporate transactions, working closely with relevant groups within the firm to advise the wider corporate, financial services and private equity client base.

Rupert is acknowledged by directories as an expert in intellectual property and advertising and marketing, and as a non-contentious lawyer, his workload predominantly relates to the commercial exploitation of such rights through licensing, franchising and disposals.

Rupert is a member of ITechLaw and INTA. He regularly lectures and contributes to both specialist publications and working groups as well as broadsheets on matters of interest in his field.

Recognition

  • Sources describe Casey as "very proactive, very knowledgeable and always very willing to help."

    Chambers UK 2017

  • "Rupert Casey is described as 'well informed', 'commercially pragmatic' and 'extremely careful and accurate'."

    The UK Legal 500 2015

  • "Rupert Casey is highlighted as being 'very skilled and knowledgeable' in advertising work."

    Chambers UK 2015

  • "Sources describe Rupert Casey as 'really responsive and very easy to deal with. He goes out of his way to help and I totally trust him to come up with pragmatic and equal solutions'."

    Chambers UK 2015

  • "Rupert Casey is 'highly knowledgeable and responsive'."

    Chambers UK 2014