Howell is a UK and European patent attorney and litigator, specialising in electronics, telecommunications and computing
Prior to joining Haseltine Lake, Howell worked at Withers and Rogers for more than 10 years.
He has experience working with major international companies, SMEs and universities.
Commenting on the new role, Howell said: “Haseltine Lake’s commitment to delivering brilliant client service really resonated with me, as that‘s something I always strive for in my work.”
“I’m excited to have joined a really strong team with great clients and am looking forward to further developing my skills as well as helping the firm continue to grow and deliver outstanding client service.”
Lesley Evans, chief executive of Haseltine Lake, added: “Having highly experienced attorneys is essential to the continued success of the firm.”
“We are confident our clients will benefit from Matthew Howell’s wealth of relevant knowledge in helping to create robust protection for their innovations and technologies.”