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UK Guide

Intellectual Property: Patent Attorneys — UK-wide

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Potter Clarkson

From the Chambers UK guide

Richard Bassett is a senior partner at the firm and a specialist in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals. A market source says he is "rated for oppositions casework and runs a tight ship."

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J A Kemp

From the Chambers UK guide

Patrick Campbell is regularly instructed by US businesses to assist with UK and European patent prosecution and opposition actions. Interviewees say: "He is knowledgeable and does a great job for his clients."

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Maucher Jenkins

From the Chambers UK guide

James Cross is a hi-tech patent specialist who advises on all facets of prosecution, enforcement and rights strategy, and also litigates disputes in the courts. One source says: "He is one of the cleverest patent attorneys I have ever had the pleasure of working with and he is a real team player."

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Gill Jennings & Every LLP

From the Chambers UK guide

The "always impressive" Peter Finnie is the firm's managing partner and is recommended for all aspects of patent prosecution and enforcement. Sources consider him "a great patent attorney."

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Carpmaels & Ransford LLP

From the Chambers UK guide

Hugh Goodfellow is a "very client-friendly" patent attorney with a focus on life sciences. He advises on domestic and European patent filing strategies and also assists with due diligence with regard to corporate deals.

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Dentons

From the Chambers UK guide

Justin Hill of Dentons leads the firm's patent prosecution practice, and advises on IP portfolio management, rights strategy and oppositions. A source remarks on his "phenomenal energy" and "business acumen."

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Mewburn Ellis LLP

From the Chambers UK guide

Simon Kremer is noted for his patent prosecution work for biotechnology companies. One client says: "He is proactive and has been successful for us in obtaining grants of patents and addressing examiners' objections."

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Mathys & Squire LLP

From the Chambers UK guide

Martin MacLean concentrates on the prosecution and protection of biochemistry and biotechnology patents. A client says: "His background in life sciences is first class as is his knowledge and experience of IP law," adding: "This, coupled with an easy-going manner, makes his surgeries highly valuable and him highly approachable."

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Carpmaels & Ransford LLP

From the Chambers UK guide

Cameron Marshall is a life sciences patent specialist noted for his experience handling contentious proceedings at the EPO and USPTO. Sources say: "He is excellent - a clever man who you know will put up a good fight."

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EIP

From the Chambers UK guide

Heather McCann is a well-known hi-tech patent prosecution specialist. Clients appreciate her "excellent technical knowledge" and her "ability to find arguments that differentiate a claimed invention from cited prior art."

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WP Thompson

From the Chambers UK guide

The "very knowledgeable" Julian Potter is distinguished for the depth of his experience and his focus on "always putting the client first." He advises on all aspects of domestic and European prosecution and is recommended for his expertise with regard to software and business method patents.

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Kilburn & Strode LLP

From the Chambers UK guide

Gwilym Roberts is a patent specialist with a focus on electronics, and advises on all aspects of patent prosecution, enforcement and strategy. A client says: "He never disappoints - he gives very focused advice and finds the real business angle."

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Jerome Spaargaren

EIP

From the Chambers UK guide

Jerome Spaargaren is noted for his command of hi-tech electronics, medical device and optics technologies. Clients remark on his "innovative" approach to patent prosecution.

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CMS

From the Chambers UK guide

Robert Stephen of CMS is a biotechnology and pharmaceutical patents specialist, and is recommended for prosecution, rights strategy and oppositions. Clients say: "He is really easy to work with, has a very good grasp of technical details and has a good way of conveying that in oral and written applications."

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