London, United Kingdom Engineering and Design practice group

"Talented individuals with deep industry experience."
(IAM Patent 1000, 2015) 

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

Rachel Conroy has case review published with PuM

Rachel Conroy, Trade Mark Attorney at Boult Wade Tennant, recently provided a case review   Read more

Proceedings stayed until poisonous divisional decision issued by EBA

In recent years the issues of poisonous priority, poisonous divisionals and partial priority have increasingly arisen during the prosecution of European patent applications and before the UK courts, such as in the 2013 Nestec v Dualit judgement from the High Court (see here). The issue has now been referred to the Enlarged Board of Appeal at the European Patent Office as G1/15 and, therefore, some form of clarification can be expected within the next year or so.   Read more

Boult Wade Tennant tops Chambers & Partners rankings once again

Boult Wade Tennant is delighted to announce that Chambers & Partners have once again recognised the firm in its tier one rankings for UK-wide Intellectual Property: Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys.   Read more