Mark Lubbock is a Partner in the Firm's Intellectual Property Practice Group.

Mark specializes in commercial information technology, intellectual property and privacy law. He advises clients on a wide variety of both contentious and non-contentious matters and has extensive experience in the intellectual property, data protection, information technology, healthcare, e-commerce, outsourcing and commercial contracts practice areas.

Mark advises clients in a wide variety of industry sectors and on commercial arrangements, technology transfer agreements, trade mark and merchandising licenses and on outsourcing, development and procurement agreements with a technology focus, and in corporate and corporate finance transactions.

Prior to Brown Rudnick, Mark was a senior partner in the Digital Economy Group at Ashurst.



University of Cambridge – 1980

Bar Admissions

Solicitor, England & Wales
Author, “The UK’s last Community design case: RCDs, UCDs and guidance on the role of expert evidence," World Trademark Review (February 2021)
Co-author, "England & Wales: Cybersecurity," GDR Insight Handbook 2021 (December 2020)
Co-author, "England & Wales: Cybersecurity," GDR Insight Handbook 2020 (November 2019)
Co-author, Cybersecurity chapter, GDR (October 2019)
Co-author, "How will cross-border confidentiality issues develop in the years ahead?" FTI Consulting EMEA (August 2019)
Author, "General Court's POLO Decision Highlights Additional Protection That Marks Derive from Being Well Known," World Trademark Review (July 2018)
Co-author, "Getting Territorial : New Guidelines Issued Regarding the Geographical Scope of the GDPR," Brown Rudnick Alert (December 2018)
Co-author, "Data Breaches And Insider Threats: Vicarious Liability For Rogue Employees – The Morrison's Group Litigation," Brown Rudnick Alert (October 2018)
Co-author, "The Microsoft Ireland Case: Current State of Play - a summary of the issues and background," SCL (March 2018)
Speaking Engagements
European Commercial Law Summer School, Contracts: Lessons learnt from recent significant cases (September 2019)
UCL Institute of Brand & Innovation Law, IP Transactions: Law and Practice
European Commercial Law Summer School, Commercial Law and The Anatomy of a Contract (September 2018)
Awards and Honors
IP Stars UK, Mark has been included as a Transaction Star in the 2021/2022 edition.
Chambers UK, Life Sciences and Information Technology, 2000-2021. He is described as "a high-level operator and tremendously impressive in negotiations."
The Legal 500 UK, Intellectual Property, 2019-2021
Managing Intellectual Property, IP Star, 2020-2021
The Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom, Intellectual Property Law, 2009-2022
IAM Patent 1000, The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners, 2019-2020
IP Draughts, Leading UK IP transactional lawyers, 2020