Murgitroyd’s team of European patent attorneys has world-class experience across all commercial sectors.

Whether you’re a multinational corporation, university technology transfer department, law practice or start-up company, we can assemble the perfect team of specialists for your intellectual property needs.

Gordon Stark, CEO

Our European patent attorneys not only have scientific or technical knowledge from their first, and in many cases, doctoral degrees, but also have a commercial understanding of the way in which intellectual property rights are used. Additionally, many have gained experience in the sectors we represent as technologists or in-house counsel, or in other private practice roles before joining Murgitroyd.

Our European patent attorneys breadth of expertise and experience means we understand the issues your business faces day-to-day, and truly speak your language.

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We’ll take care of:
  • STRATEGY – creating a clear and comprehensive intellectual property strategy for your business.
  • PROTECTION – putting in place the right global patent protection for your needs.
  • COMMERCIALIZATION – extracting maximum commercial value from your intellectual property.
  • ENFORCEMENT – ensuring your intellectual property rights are enforced and defended worldwide.
  • MAINTENANCE & MORE – providing stress-free management and maintenance of your global intellectual property portfolio.


To discuss your global portfolio requirements, contact us.

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Dr Russell Thom

Regional Head, Patents UK

Guido Zerbi

Regional Head, Patents Europe

Our Services

  • IP Strategy
  • IP Audits
  • Product Ideation
  • Patent Searching
  • IP Landscaping
  • Drafting
  • Filing
  • Portfolio Review and Management
  • Direct National Filing
  • Infringement and Validity Opinions
  • Oppositions and Appeals
  • Litigation Support
  • Prosecution
  • Renewals/Annuities
  • Translations
  • Patent Drawings
  • Due Diligence
  • IP Training
  • Secondments
  • European Patent Validations
  • Filing
  • Prosecution
  • European Patent Validations
  • Licensing and Commercialization Support
  • Patent Box Assistance
  • PCT National Stage Entry

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