London, United Kingdom Engineering and Design practice group

"They have the right people with the right skill set on the right kind of jobs."

(Client comment - Client satisfaction survey)

With a heritage stretching back to 1894, Boult Wade Tennant has long been regarded as a quality firm producing quality work. As a firm, we nurture attorneys with exceptional technical skills, a wealth of legal experience and a depth of commercial awareness. These assets combine to provide our clients with a real advantage. You only have to look at the recent reviews and league tables to see that this is a view shared by our clients and peers alike.

We place an emphasis not only on the quality of our work, but also on the quality of the service we provide to our clients. Always approachable, down-to-earth and jargon-free, it is our aim to work with you, not just for you. By getting to know you and your business, we can offer practical solutions to the problems you face. “Partnership” and “team work” are more than just words. They are part of who we are: enthusiastic team players, equipped with the necessary technical, legal and commercial knowledge that allows us to partner you in whatever may lie ahead.

News and information

Boult Wade Tennant Patent Attorney James Legg to speak at conference on RNA Therapeutics

James Legg will be presenting on the first day of the sixth annual conference, which runs from 16-17 February 2015 in London.   Read more

Confirmation of the difficulties when attempting to overturn findings made by Hearing Officers

The Applicant, Antonino Aiello, applied to register the mark 100 % Capri (stylised) in the United Kingdom for goods  Read more

UKIPO opinions service

Recent changes to UK practice have introduced a new, low-cost opportunity for third parties potentially to seek revocation of competitors’ UK and European(UK) patents using the UK Intellectual Property Office’s (UKIPO) opinions service and to obtain non-binding opinions on the validity and infringement of designs. In this bulletin, we set out a brief overview of the opinions service offered by the UKIPO and how it may be useful to patent and designs owners as well as third parties.  Read more