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Wilson Gunn has been named as a leading patent and trade mark firm in The Legal 500 2021 national rankings.
The Legal 500 is the leading guide to law firms in the UK. Their independent research is based on feedback from clients, submissions from law firms and interviews with leading private practice lawyers.
Wilson Gunn’s trade mark team is ranked in tier two, placing it amongst the top 25 trade mark firms in the country. Described as “among the most active trade mark filing practices in the UK and EU market”, we are singled out for being “very adept at handling complex and high-stakes portfolios”. Testimonials from clients describe us as a “knowledgeable, proactive team” and “user friendly, down to earth and cost conscious”. Partners Michael Douglas, Marc Lewis, Tim Rose, James Robey and Mark Goodwin are recommended.
Our patent practice has also maintained its national tier three ranking. Recognised as “one of the most established firms in the market”, we are noted for our expertise in the automotive, education, food technology and healthcare sectors. Client feedback describes us as “very knowledgeable”, “great communicators” and “wholly reliable, efficient and experts in their field”. Partners Mark Goodwin, James Robey, Mark Jolly, Ben Appleton, David Slattery and Michael Douglas are recommended.
You can view the full Legal 500 rankings for trade marks (here) and patents (here).
If you would like our team’s assistance in managing your intellectual property, please get in touch to speak to one of our attorneys.