Trevor CookPartner at WilmerHale, New York
Trevor Cook focuses his practice on transnational intellectual property litigation matters and is also active in the area of life sciences. Mr. Cook has more than 35 years of experience in global patent litigation, particularly in Europe and Asia. In recent years, he has acted in many of the leading patent infringement cases that have come before the English courts, most of which have concerned pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, and also in many of the leading cases regarding the protection of regulatory data.
Mr. Cook joined WilmerHale from Bird & Bird LLP in London, where he was a partner in the Intellectual Property Group and co-head of the International Life Sciences Sector Group. He was for several years president of the UK Group of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), is Chairman of the British Copyright Council and is on the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) List of Arbitrators.
Mr. Cook is a prolific author, having written numerous articles and books during his career. His most recent include, A Users' Guide to Patents (3rd edition - Bloomsbury 2011), International Intellectual Property Arbitration (Wolters Kluwer 2010) and EU Intellectual Property Law (Oxford University Press 2010).
"Leader of the IP field," Trevor is considered a guru on the patent side, receiving utmost respect on the legal and regulatory aspects of pharmaceutical and biotech cases.
Chambers & Partners, 2008
Trevor’s clients praise him for doing a "terrific job."
The Legal 500, 2008
Trevor Cook’s clients describe him as, "absolutely outstanding."
Chambers Global, 2008