co-heads the intellectual property team, specialising in patent litigation. He helps clients to enforce and protect their valuable intellectual property rights, particularly patents and designs. He has over 25 years' experience in IP and is involved in law reform and development through various committees and organisations, all of which allows him to provide decisive commercial advice to clients to help them decide the best avenue to take in any given case. Harris conducts litigation in all UK and European courts for clients seeking to protect their IP, or those who have been accused of infringing other people's rights. As a qualified mediator accredited by CEDR and the World Intellectual Property Organisation, Harris also pursues alternative dispute resolution both on behalf of clients and as a mediator.