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Boult Wade Tennant LLP

Intellectual Property: Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys

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What the team is known for

Impressive patent prosecution practice spanning all fields of technology and noted for excellence with regard to trade marks. Assists with opposition actions, renewals, patent validity queries, portfolio management and clearance searches. Has an office in Munich.

Strengths

One client praises Boult Wade Tennant as an "extension of our own in-house team, they know our business inside-out."

Another interviewee says: "One of the top firms in the patent space."

A sources reports: "You know you are in safe hands with Boult Wade Tennant."

Work highlights

Acted for Essity Hygiene & Health in its successful UK opposition to the TEMPO mark filed by Diptyque for perfume-related goods. TEMPO is a very well-established brand owned by the client for pocket handkerchiefs.

Notable practitioners

Catherine Wolfe is a consummate trade mark expert who acts for household-name brands across the world. A fluent Mandarin speaker, she has a significant client base in China.
"Catherine Wolfe demonstrates an in-depth knowledge and expertise of trade marks. She provides thorough guidance and combined with her brilliant sense of humour makes the world of trade marks fascinating." "Catherine is intelligent and has great knowledge and a good feel for cases and tricky situations." "She is a fantastic trade mark lawyer and is extremely well connected."

Emma Pitcher represents clients before registries with regard to trade mark prosecution and advises clients on portfolio management, licensing and domain name disputes.
"Emma is super energetic and has a great disposition for team work. She is bright and has a built a position as a significant player in the trade marks field."

Tony Pluckrose comes recommended for all facets of trade mark prosecution, portfolio management and commercialisation. He has additional expertise in patent filing.
"Tony is excellent and has a brilliant knowledge of all things trade mark. His intelligence and humour make him a pleasure to speak to."  "He is absolutely top of the tree in terms of advice and he is just brilliant and pragmatic." 

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Overview

THE FIRM Boult Wade Tennant is a specialist patent and trade mark firm. It exists to help individuals and businesses protect, manage and enforce their intellectual property rights on a global scale. The firm looks after the multi-jurisdictional IP issues of major industrial and commercial companies worldwide, as well as portfolio management for a wide range of small and medium sized enterprises, academic institutions, and independent research and development organisations.
In 2015 Boult Wade Tennant achieved top rankings in Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500, Managing Intellectual Property, World Trade Mark Review 1000 and Intellectual Asset Management 1000. Established in 1894, the firm has four patent groups which are divided by technologies: biotechnology and life sciences; chemical and materials; engineering and designs; and hi-tech and electrical. The fifth group is the trade mark and domain names group. The firm also has a range of professional in-house support functions, including a sizeable renewals department and a search department. Additionally, the attorneys play an important role in shaping UK, European and International IP Law through their active participation in numerous industry bodies.


Intellectual Property: Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys

Boult Wade Tennant LLP

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Location

Salisbury Square House

8 Salisbury Square

London

Greater London

UK

EC4Y 8AP

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

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Intellectual Property: Trade Mark Attorneys


Catherine Wolfe
Band 1
Emma Pitcher
Band 1
Tony Pluckrose
Band 1