Sign up to our updates
Signing up means you can keep on top of the latest IP updates and publications from our attorneys.

All updates

Biotechnology and Life Sciences

Chemical and Materials

Engineering and Designs

High Tech and Electrical

Trade Mark and Domain Names

  • Biotechnology and Life Sciences

    A wide variety of global clients rely on us to manage their IP rights. We have depth of expertise to handle work ranging from patent drafting, prosecution to the protection of patent rights.

    Find out more
  • Chemical and Materials

    Industrial companies, enterprises, university research departments and start-up companies all look to us to put in place a cohesive IP strategy, safeguarding and commercialising their interests.

    Find out more
  • Engineering and Designs

    We have the expertise to advise clients on a wide range of interests. Our sound commercial judgement makes sure clients never miss out on the chance to profit from their innovation.

    Find out more
  • High Tech and Electrical

    This team manages the patent portfolios of major industrial companies, as well as local IP support for a range of enterprises, academic institutions and independent research organisations.

    Find out more
  • Trade Mark and Domain Names

    Our trade mark practice assists clients in a wide range of trade mark and brand related issues, including advice in connection with copyright and other IP-related areas.

    Find out more

Boult Wade Tennant supports innovation of every kind, no matter where you are in the world. Whether you need to protect your invention, brand or design, challenge the rights of others or maximise the commercial value of your IP, we have the expertise to help you.

Our patent, trade mark and design teams specialise in advising clients over the full life-cycle of brands, products or systems; from acquisition, exploitation and protection to commercial use, infringement or contentious issues.

When you work with our attorneys, you will receive high-level expertise and insightful advice from people who really understand the unique challenges of your sector or industry. They will combine their IP skills and judgement with the determination to find the best solution for you and follow things through to the end – no matter how demanding the time-frame or how complex the challenge.

We are one of the UK’s largest IP firms and we are proud of our award winning reputation which we believe demonstrates how seriously we take our client relationships. Exceptional client service is at the heart of how we work. We are focused on you; on your business, on your problems and on how we can help you achieve your commercial objectives.

Start-ups, national and international companies, entrepreneurs, governments, universities and other academic institutions can all rely on our unwavering commitment to achieving the best possible outcome for our clients. The approach we take is always tailored completely to your needs.

OUR PEOPLE

Our people
claireFeatured1
Thanks to the support of our clients, Boult Wade Tennant continues to be a dynamic and growing intellectual property firm. Clients come to us because they trust us to help with matters of real importance to them and because of our reputation for absolute commitment to our clients.

Claire Baldock, Senior Partner

Biotechnology and Life Sciences

Biotechnology and Life Sciences
Claire Baldock

Claire Baldock

Senior Partner
Head of Practice Group

Read my profile
Jason Rutt

Jason Rutt

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Nadia Tyler-Rubinstein

Nadia Tyler-Rubinstein

Trainee Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
David Wortley

David Wortley

Patent Assistant
 

Read my profile
Edward Ronan

Edward Ronan

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
James Legg

James Legg

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Jennifer O’Farrell

Jennifer O’Farrell

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Naomi Stevens

Naomi Stevens

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Joanna Peak

Joanna Peak

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Matthew Spencer

Matthew Spencer

Partner
 

Read my profile
Nina White

Nina White

Partner
 

Read my profile
Jonathan Palmer

Jonathan Palmer

Partner
 

Read my profile

Chemical and Materials

Chemical and Materials
Adrian Hayes

Adrian Hayes

Partner
Head of Practice Group

Read my profile
Marcus Sims

Marcus Sims

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Hugh Thompson

Hugh Thompson

Patent Assistant
 

Read my profile
Edward Morse

Edward Morse

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Oliver Rutt

Oliver Rutt

Partner
 

Read my profile
Heather Ponsford

Heather Ponsford

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Josephine Talbot-Ponsonby

Josephine Talbot-Ponsonby

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Daniel Weston

Daniel Weston

Partner
 

Read my profile
Michelle Pratt

Michelle Pratt

Partner
 

Read my profile
Rohan Setna

Rohan Setna

Partner
 

Read my profile

Engineering and Designs

Engineering and Designs
Tessa Bucks

Tessa Bucks

Partner
Head of Practice Group

Read my profile
Jonathan Pratt

Jonathan Pratt

Patent Assistant
 

Read my profile
Sarah Le Mesurier

Sarah Le Mesurier

Patent Assistant
 

Read my profile
Frances Baxter

Frances Baxter

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
William Burrell

William Burrell

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Matthew Ridley

Matthew Ridley

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Jemma Jacobs

Jemma Jacobs

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
James Short

James Short

Partner
 

Read my profile
Paul Hicks

Paul Hicks

Partner
 

Read my profile
Neil Thomson

Neil Thomson

Partner
 

Read my profile
Sarah Merrifield

Sarah Merrifield

Partner
 

Read my profile
Martyn Draper

Martyn Draper

Partner
 

Read my profile
Nicholas Widdowson

Nicholas Widdowson

Partner
 

Read my profile
Tony Pluckrose

Tony Pluckrose

Partner
 

Read my profile

High Tech and Electrical

High Tech and Electrical
Nick McLeish

Nick McLeish

Partner
Head of Practice Group

Read my profile
Jan Harwood

Jan Harwood

Patent Assistant
 

Read my profile
Rhodri Kendrick

Rhodri Kendrick

Patent Assistant
 

Read my profile
Ross Chapman

Ross Chapman

Patent Assistant
 

Read my profile
Simon Binnie

Simon Binnie

Patent Assistant
 

Read my profile
Katherine Brown

Katherine Brown

Patent Assistant
 

Read my profile
Joshua McFarlane

Joshua McFarlane

Patent Assistant
 

Read my profile
Phil Merchant

Phil Merchant

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Victoria Russell

Victoria Russell

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Adam Capewell

Adam Capewell

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Malcolm Elkin

Malcolm Elkin

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Laura Garlick

Laura Garlick

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Susi Fish

Susi Fish

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Sarah Gibson

Sarah Gibson

Patent Attorney
 

Read my profile
Simon Kahn

Simon Kahn

Partner
 

Read my profile
Jo Pelly

Jo Pelly

Partner
 

Read my profile
Howard Sands

Howard Sands

Partner
 

Read my profile
Jason Pelly

Jason Pelly

Partner
 

Read my profile
Nigel Tucker

Nigel Tucker

Partner
 

Read my profile
Jonathan Palmer

Jonathan Palmer

Partner
 

Read my profile
Alex Frost

Alex Frost

Partner
 

Read my profile
Nicholas Widdowson

Nicholas Widdowson

Partner
 

Read my profile

Trade Mark and Domain Names

Trade Mark and Domain Names
John Wallace

John Wallace

Managing Partner
Head of Practice Group

Read my profile
Dafydd Roberts-Harry

Dafydd Roberts-Harry

Trade Mark Assistant
 

Read my profile
Connor Thorogood

Connor Thorogood

Trade Mark Assistant
 

Read my profile
Roshani Muniweera

Roshani Muniweera

Trade Mark Assistant
 

Read my profile
Henry Schlaefli

Henry Schlaefli

Trade Mark Assistant
 

Read my profile
Naomi Jenkins

Naomi Jenkins

Trade Mark Attorney
 

Read my profile
Emily Scott

Emily Scott

Trade Mark Assistant
 

Read my profile
Donna Trysburg

Donna Trysburg

Trade Mark Attorney
 

Read my profile
Angharad Rolfe Johnson

Angharad Rolfe Johnson

Trade Mark Assistant
 

Read my profile
Daniela Paull

Daniela Paull

Trade Mark Attorney
 

Read my profile
Luke Portnow

Luke Portnow

Trade Mark Attorney
 

Read my profile
Peter Vaughan

Peter Vaughan

Trade Mark Attorney
 

Read my profile
Anusha Arunasalam

Anusha Arunasalam

Trade Mark Attorney
 

Read my profile
Alessio Brotto

Alessio Brotto

Trade Mark Assistant
 

Read my profile
Ai Ling Lim-Lee

Ai Ling Lim-Lee

Trade Mark Attorney
 

Read my profile
Lisa Ormrod

Lisa Ormrod

Trade Mark Attorney
 

Read my profile
Rachel Conroy

Rachel Conroy

Trade Mark Attorney
 

Read my profile
Felicity Hide

Felicity Hide

Partner
 

Read my profile
Charlotte Duly

Charlotte Duly

Partner
 

Read my profile
Catherine Wolfe

Catherine Wolfe

Partner
 

Read my profile
Emma Pitcher

Emma Pitcher

Partner
 

Read my profile
Tony Pluckrose

Tony Pluckrose

Partner
 

Read my profile

Featured updates

Winning track record

Our track record is not just proof of our past successes – it’s a demonstration that we have the experience and the right team to support you, whatever your needs.

  • We will work with you to ensure you have a long-term IP strategy that will stand up to market changes and the demands of your business.
  • If and when you decide it’s the right time to expand into a new market, develop a new brand or a new product, we have the acumen and the imagination to make the move a success.

Commercial advice

We know you need straightforward commercial advice as well as technical knowledge. We combine the two to produce timely, realistic and creative business solutions.

  • Our attorneys have in-depth knowledge of your industry and business sector, many having gained considerable commercial exposure prior to joining us.
  • We look at things from your perspective, identifying your risks and opportunities and then act in your best interests every time.

Teamwork

We are flexible, adaptable and highly attuned to different working cultures – we will engage completely with your business and your needs.

  • Our teams are shaped to fit your personality, because having a team you get along well with is not just an added bonus – it actually makes the working relationship better.
  • We can provide teams designed and tailored to suit you, at short notice, and with a range of skills to handle any of your IP issues.

Absolute client commitment

Our topmost priority is achieving the best possible outcome for you.

  • This means that we will work within the most demanding time frames, on the most complex issues, and carry them through to completion.
  • Our highly skilled attorneys demonstrate the same determination whether your matter is big or small – we take your trust in us very seriously.
  • We believe it is this unwavering commitment to you that truly makes us stand out.

An award-winning patent and trade mark firm delivering world-class advice to enhance the commercial value of IP rights globally.