Boult Wade Tennant

United Kingdom (England)


IP STARS Reviews


Boult Wade Tennant continues to deliver top quality services in IP protection and portfolio management. It is highly regarded by competitors in patent prosecution and office proceedings. Market commentators also admire this firm's working culture, stability and business strategy.

The firm has experienced European patent attorneys to advise on inventions and patents in sectors such as engineering, life sciences and chemistry. Tessa Bucks, Nick McLeish, Adrian Hayes and Nina White are patent practice leaders in the firm. Other notable recommended European patent attorneys include Michelle Pratt, James Legg, Matthew Spencer, Jonathan Palmer, Daniel Weston, Simon Kahn and Rohan Setna. Veteran life sciences patent attorney Claire Baldock now serves as a consultant to the team. The partners are supported by a team of associates and technical support staff. Phil Merchant and Sarah Le Mesurier are among the junior patent attorneys to watch.

John Wallace heads up the firm’s trade mark/domain names practice. Trade mark instructions in the practice are led by long-established trade mark attorneys such as Emma Pitcher, Catherine Wolfe, Felicity Hide, Tony Pluckrose and Rachel Conroy. The partners are supported by experienced junior trade mark attorneys such as Aruna Arunasalam and Donna Trysburg. 

In mainland Europe, soft IP lawyer Michael C Maier leads its Berlin office, from which the firm offers its new European trade mark litigation service, and IP lawyer Álvaro Cabeza is in charge of its Madrid office.