Firm profile submitted by Carpmaels & Ransford LLP
THE FIRM Carpmaels & Ransford LLP is renowned as a leader in the European IP market, with a rich 200-year heritage in the patent profession blended with a modern reputation for innovation in the IP industry as a whole. Carpmaels & Ransford covers a broad range of technical disciplines and all aspects of IP law, including drafting, filing and prosecuting patent and trademark applications, dealing with a wide range of transactions involving IP rights, and conducting all aspects of opposition and IP litigation before the European Patent Office (EPO), the EU Intellectual Property Office, the UK Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO) and all levels of the English first-instance and appeal courts. The firm is also engaged in all aspects of patent and trademark prosecution in the United States, Japan and elsewhere, using an excellent network of local attorneys under its instruction to prosecute applications, oppositions, revocation actions, infringement suits and interferences. The growth of its practice in litigation and transactions has deepened its full capability in the management of clients’ IP from inception and commercialisation to enforcement and defence in Europe.