Rizwi is one of the founding members of RHTLaw Taylor Wessing. He has been in practice for about 20 years and is a Partner of the Firm’s Intellectual Property & Technology Practice.
In the area of Intellectual Property, Rizwi’s main areas of legal practice covers the creation, protection, commercialisation and enforcement of intellectual property in Singapore, and in the region. For Technology matters, Rizwi’s focus covers mainly Data Privacy issues, personal data protection and cyber security issues. The main regulatory aspects of Rizwi’s practice areas include Telecommunications and Competition Law.
In addition to his areas of practice, Rizwi also heads our Consumer Brands Industry Group and our Korean desk.
Rizwi contributes regularly on topics including life sciences research, data protection, and franchising and has been featured in the Singapore Business Times and Bloomberg Asia (2016) mainly on issues relating to cyber security and data protection.
Rizwi is a recognized leading lawyer and has received recognition for his work over the years. Most recently, he was ranked as a leading lawyer in Patents by Who’s Who Legal in 2016, and he has been recognized as a leading invidual for Trade Mark Prosecution and Strategy by the World Trademark Review 1000 in 2017 and 2018.