Kilburn & Strode
Kilburn & Strode LLP deals with all aspects of Intellectual Property in all areas of technology, including patents, trade marks, domain names, design, copyright, passing-off and confidential information. Acquisition, enforcement and strategic advice in relation to worldwide IP rights form a core part of our practice.
Kilburn & Strode LLP is placed in the top-tier of both the Legal 500 and Managing Intellectual Property rankings of UK patent attorney firms, maintaining company longstanding reputation. Kilburn & Strode Life Sciences and Chemistry groups have earned an excellent reputation for their work safeguarding the innovations and commercial interests of its clients, including for example "Dolly" the cloned sheep.
Kilburn & Strode provides efficient and cost effective innovative support to all company clients. Kilburn & Strode has significant experience working with start-ups and SMEs, recognising the importance of a flexible and proactive approach when assisting in the diverse requirements of a new and growing business.
Kilburn & Strode's services include developing IP management systems, invention capture strategies and reviewing third party IP rights to advise on freedom-to-operate issues. Kilburn & Strode is always keen to ascertain and adapt to company clients' requirements and preferences.
Clients: Acrobot, Activiomics, Biosurfit, Breathing Buildings, Degrasense, DeltaDot, Ixico, Molecular Vision, Neurotex, Nexeon, Oncomorph Analysis Ltd, RepRegen, Smart Surgical Appliances, Sensixa, Stealthyx, Vaxome.
Contact: Jennifer Harris
Phone: 0207 539 4200
Carpmaels & Ransford
The first UK patent firm, Carpmaels & Ransford (C&R) has been at the vanguard of intellectual property for over 200 years. Carpmaels & Ransford’s roots in London now extend to Munich and around the globe with long-standing client relationships in the USA, Japan and across Europe.
Carpmaels & Ransford has been at the forefront of biotechnology since the industry’s inception. Carpmaels & Ransford have grown into the largest and most highly reputed team of biotech specialists in Europe.
The large volume of work C&W handle in the biotech field has enabled C&W to build unrivalled experience in all aspects of patent advice, from drafting through patent prosecution and, especially important in this field, opposition and appeal practice.
Clients: Novartis, Oxford Gene Technology Ltd, Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc., Eli Lilly, ITI Scotland, Isis Pharmaceuticals, Oxford BioMedica and Janssen Alzheimer's Immunotherapy.
Contact: Hugh Goodfellow
Phone: 020 7067 1611