Sample client list
- Beam Suntory
- Parfums Christian Dior
- Soho House
Partner at BomhardIP
Giles Corbally is a partner at BomhardIP with 20 years’ experience in trademarks. His principal focus is on EU trademark and design clearance, prosecution and enforcement.
Mr Cobally has substantial trademark dispute experience within the European Union and beyond, including handling oppositions and cancellation actions before the EU Intellectual Property Office. He has extensive experience managing large trademark portfolios, undertaking multi-jurisdictional searching, advising on filing strategy and prosecuting trademarks throughout Europe and worldwide. He is also particularly experienced in handling EU trademark and international applications under the Madrid Protocol, negotiating and drafting trademark settlement agreements and undertaking due diligence.
During his career, Mr Corbally has handled trademark matters and large trademark portfolios for clients operating in a diverse range of fields, including food and beverages, confectionery, tobacco, film and television, entertainment, publishing, pharmaceutical, financial, automobile, engineering, software and hardware. Before joining BomhardIP, Mr Corbally worked in senior positions, both in London and abroad, for several of the largest international law firms, having started his career working in-house for the owner of what was then the world’s largest trademark portfolio.
Mr Corbally is a member of the INTA Legislation and Regulation Committee and a member of the European Communities Trademark Association Publications Committee. He is also on the EU Advisory Board for global trademark search provider Corsearch.