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James Cross

Maucher Jenkins - London

James Cross - Maucher Jenkins
  • 26 Caxton Street
  • London, Greater London, UK
  • SW1H 0RJ

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Practice Areas

James Cross has been a partner of Maucher Jenkins since 1998. He assists blue-chip clients in patent portfolio development and management, and freedom-to-operate clearance. James is also a Higher Courts litigator and recently ran a case in IPEC for a large Japanese toy company. James has a wide range of experience in different technical areas, including fintech, telecoms, broadcast and engineering. Clients particularly value his ability to understand their business and give relevant and pragmatic advice.

Professional Memberships



Jenkins; qualified 1995; partner Jenkins, 1998. Current directorships: Jenkins IP Ltd.


‘Fair, Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory (FRAND) Terms: Can the Court set a FRAND rate?’ Computer and Telecommunications Law Review, Issue 5 2017; ‘IP in the digital age: a tricky path ahead for pharma companies?’ Life Sciences IP Review, 13 Sep 2016


Eton College; Merton College, Oxford BA, Physics, CPA, EPA, LLM, CPhys. Higher Courts litigator.