Intellectual Property Lawyers

We want you to be able to get the most from your inventions, creations, know-how, brand, designs and reputation.  But protecting your intellectual property can be challenging in an ever-changing commercial and legal environment. That’s where we come in. 

Our expertise

We start by understanding your business objectives and establish a logical course of action.  Whether you want to better exploit your IP, protect it from infringement or you need help with issues that might have arisen with external organisations, we can help.  Our dedicated intellectual property lawyers will be right by your side through research and development, patent/know-how licensing and supply and contract manufacturing.

Read more about our approach to Intellectual property – who owns it?



‘Commercially astute providing practical advice. Very proactive in keeping the in-house team informed of timings and costs‘.

Legal 500, TMT, South East


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Who owns AI-created art?

Computer-generated works are defined as ones "generated by a computer in circumstances such that there is no human author of the work". Let’s park, for a moment, whether it’s realistic to think that true art can be created without the...
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