Speaker profile


Job TitlePartner, Head of European Intellectual Property

Company NameBrown Rudnick


Alexander Carter-Silk resolves complex commercial disputes, negotiates and advises on closure of complex commercial agreements as trusted advisor including: joint ventures, licensing and franchising, transaction and disputes featuring innovative and disruptive technology, multi-jurisdiction intellectual property rights and complex relationships.

Alex is acknowledged by his clients as an accomplished strategist, an original thinker, who develops solutions and strategies for completing the most complex transactions, protecting reputations and resolving complex disputes. He creates innovative business models and structures transactions and rights in ways which harness the beneficial behavioural motivations of the participants and discourage “defection”.

Alex has also assisted management to develop the business assets and rights throughout the business life cycle from innovation to exit through investment rounds, IPO and trade sales. He has been the lead advisor in seminal technology, IP and commercial court cases in multiple jurisdictions over 29 years and advised on many more where the absence of publicity, court appearances or notoriety signals a successful outcome.

His clients encompass a wide variety of technologies and market sectors, public companies, entrepreneurs, family-offices, celebrities, politicians, government, digital technologies, software, life-science, insurers, manufacturing, FINTECH FMCG digital and luxury brands, for whom he is the trusted advisor.


About Brown Rudnick

Brown Rudnick, an international law firm with offices in the United States and Europe, represents clients from around the world in high-stakes litigation, international arbitration and complex business transactions. Clients include public and private corporations, multinational Fortune 100 businesses and start-up enterprises. The Firm also represents investors, as well as official and ad hoc creditors’ committees in today’s largest corporate restructurings, both domestically and abroad. Founded more than 70 years ago, Brown Rudnick has more than 250 lawyers and government relations professionals providing advice and services across key areas of the law. Beyond the United States, the Firm regularly serves clients in Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, the Caribbean and Latin America. With its Brown Rudnick Center for the Public Interest, the Firm has created an innovative model combining its pro bono, charitable giving and community volunteer efforts. 

Conference Sessions


    14-Nov-2018, 16:30 - 18:30, Verrière Grand Auditorium

    The MAPIC Global Retail Partner Summit is a tailor-made networking summit gathering 150+ hand-picked participants (international retailers looking for local par...

    • Language: English
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        Retail Property Outlook
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