Withersworldwide's new Boston IP team featured in The American Lawyer's recent article 'Global Firm Enters Beantown, Grabbing Life Sciences Team'

Article 21 April 2021 Experience: Intellectual property

James Shaw was interviewed by Andrew Maloney for his latest article “Global Firm Enters Beantown, Grabbing Life Sciences Team” recently published by The American Lawyer. The article highlights the expansion of Withers UK-based Tech team, including a new Boston office and partners John Serio, Dr. Richard Emmons, Dr. Christopher Cowles, and patent specialist Kristina Scandore.

“Withers will absolutely seek to expand by increasing its numbers in Boston and on the West Coast” comments James Shaw. “From the European’s perspective—they see Boston as one of the main touchpoints for trans-Atlantic tech and life sciences,” Shaw said in an interview Monday afternoon. “It’s also a really great place for wealth, both funds and family wealth. So it’s a really interesting sector.” He added that the move is “a real signal to our client base that we’re actively involved in tech and innovation around the world.” Read the full article here.