Ben King

Associate Director & Head of Scaleups

Ben

King

Alias
Grant Mitchell
Superpower
Pancake making
Arch nemesis
Google doc formatting
Power ballad
Guns N' Roses - November Rain
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About

Ben

Ben King trained at a leading global IP firm, and has recently completed the University of Oxford PGDip in Intellectual Property Law and Practise. He is experienced in drafting, reviewing and negotiating IP licences, software and SaaS agreements, supply and manufacturing contracts, and a wide range of other commercial agreements.

He has undertaken brand protection work for national and international clients, including helping to manage brand protection programs for a global bank and a leading UK fast food restaurant chain. Ben has also advised multinationals and UK companies on a range of product compliance matters, including CE and UKCA marking, product labelling and CBD regulation. Before retraining as a solicitor Ben served as a pilot in the Royal Air Force for 12 years.

He enjoys working as closely as possible with our flamingo subscription clients to understand their business and their motivations. He prides himself on being proactive, commercially focused and approachable.

Education & Certifications

  • PGD Intellectual Property Law & Practice (2020)
  • Solicitor’s Practising Certificate, England & Wales (2018)
  • PGD Legal Practice Course (2015)
  • Graduate Diploma in Law (2013)
  • MA (Open) Philosophy (2010)
  • BSc (Hons) Microbiology (2002)