Jonathan Ball

Jon Ball is a highly experienced IP dispute resolution lawyer, with over 20 years' experience in assisting clients achieve their commercial goals across all forms of contentious IP matters, with a particular focus on patent enforcement.

Based in Gowling WLG's London office, Jon assists clients in various sectors, particularly in life sciences and technology. He is widely praised by clients for his responsiveness and his ability to explain complex issues in a straightforward manner, and for focusing on the clients' commercial imperatives.

Jon is ranked as a leading practitioner in various directories including Chambers & Partners and Intellectual Asset Management (IAM), among others.

Jon also has extensive experience in assisting client's deal with major cyber hacking and data compromise incidents, particularly in the urgent crisis management phase, and is a well-known and highly respected cyber incident response 'coach' both with clients and with the major cyber insurance underwriters

Jon regularly speaks at relevant industry events and contributes to various industry and legal publications.