Lee Fisher

Partner
Contact details

029 2068 6152

Band 1 ranked lawyer Lee Fisher is described as a "first-class lawyer".

Chambers and Partners, 2020

Lee is a partner in our Commercial Litigation team based in Cardiff and heads the firms Intellectual Property practice in Wales.

Main areas of practice

Lee has gained a wide range of experience in commercial disputes and in particular those involving a high degree of complexity or requiring urgent pre-emptive relief. He has significant experience of contractual claims, shareholder disputes, post-completion disputes and professional negligence claims.

He also advises extensively on intellectual property covering both contentious and non-contentious advice including the identification, protection, commercialisation and enforcement of the full range of registered and unregistered intellectual property rights.

Lee is a fully accredited and practising mediator for Commercial and IP disputes.

Contact details

029 2068 6152

Accreditations
Top Tier Firms Top Ranked Uk Chambers 2018 Top tier firms

Significant Experience

  • Advising the UK subsidiary of a prestige cosmetic company on comparative advertising and gaining an interim injunction to prevent publication of an advertisement (due to be circulated to 2 million customers).
  • Successfully acting for the majority shareholders of a renewable energy company specialising in wind and solar energy in relation to unfair prejudice proceedings brought by a minority shareholder. The claim was dismissed by the High Court and permission refused by the Court of Appeal.
  • Acting on behalf of a services provider in relation to a multi-million pound claim brought by a government body. The claim involved many highly complex and interconnected issues of law and fact. The claim settled on confidential terms during the first week of a projected six week trial.
  • Gaining injunctive relief on behalf of a UK based global aviation business against a former employee suspected of criminal behaviour.
  • Acting on behalf of a UK based international company against a competitor company where a former employee had provided a significant amount of confidential information unlawfully downloaded from the key account database. Following the securing of an urgent injunction the claim settled on confidential terms favourable to our client.
  • Gaining urgent injunctions to gain access to, and block use of, private e-mail accounts operated by an individual suspected of significant intellectual property infringements and obtaining interim injunctions on return date.
  • Securing significant damages on behalf of a charitable trust in an action against its accountants and auditors in relation to incorrect VAT advice provided over a period of 10 years.
  • Acting in relation to two connected multi-million pound claims arising from a long term services contract with a minimum commitment, one against the other contracting party relating to early termination and the measure of damages payable and a related professional negligence claim against the solicitors who drafted the original contract.

Quotes


"Lee Fisher is the 'go-to' IP litigator in Wales and the West."

Legal 500, 2020

"Lee Fisher has developed a strong reputation for shareholder disputes, including unfair prejudice claims"

Legal 500, 2020

"Sources have the highest regard for him as a litigator."

Chambers and Partners, 2019

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