Intellectual Property

We deliver a complete range of specialist advice on all aspects of intellectual property matters in order to help our clients create, exploit and protect one of the most important aspects of a business – its brand.

We advise on the intellectual property aspects of transactions. We can assist with intellectual property disputes and with devising strategies relating to the protection and exploitation of trade marks, patents, copyright and design rights. Our trade mark services include UK and EU trade mark filing, lodging of oppositions. We also provide a domain name registration service and can assist with domain name disputes. We advise on IP issues arising from corporate and asset transactions as part of our clients' due diligence process.

We work closely with an extensive network of international agents to manage our clients' worldwide intellectual property portfolio.

We have advised on:


  • • Creation, acquisition, protection and exploitation of intellectual property
  • • IP portfolio management
  • • IP disputes
  • • Risk mitigation and international brand protection strategies
  • • IP licensing and franchise agreements
  • • Sponsorship and endorsement agreements



For further assistance please contact Brian Eagles at brian.eagles@burlingtonslegal.com.