Prof David Llewelyn

Professor of Law
Singapore Management University (SMU)


David Llewelyn is a practising lawyer, academic and arbitrator. He is Managing Director of David Llewelyn & Co LLC; Professor (Practice) at Singapore Management University’s School of Law and Professor of Intellectual Property Law at King’s College London. David sits as an arbitrator in international commercial disputes and is also an IP Adjudicator at the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore.

He is the author of leading texts on UK and EU trade marks and intellectual property law, Cases, Materials and Commentary on Singapore Intellectual Property Law (2018) and business book Invisible Gold in Asia: Creating Wealth through Intellectual Property (2010).

David has been appointed by the Singapore Court of Appeal as amicus curiae in cases involving trade marks, copyright and patents.