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Allan Poulter, who is also a director of brand consultancy Interbrand, will become the fifteenth partner in FFW’s brands, technology, media and telecommunications group when he joins the firm in January.
Poulter brings with him a wealth of intellectual property experience. He was a partner at Marks & Clerk between 1995 and 1999, and was previously at Simmons & Simmons. He has also had a spell as a barrister in Hong Kong.
Poulter, who specialises in name clearance projects for brand owners, joins John Olsen’s trade mark and brand protection practice.