Hanna Moore + Curley


Garryard House, 25/26 Earlsfort Terrace
Saint Kevin's
D02 PX51

+353 1 661 3930

+353 1 661 3453

Hanna Moore + Curley is a leader in UK, Irish and European patent prosecution across diverse high technology areas.  Specialties include electronics, telecommunications, software, ICT, medical and surgical devices, biotechnology, life sciences, plant variety rights, genomics, pharmaceuticals, SPCs and chemistry; the firm boasts an enviable list of international clients, many of whom are high-profile global leaders.

The firm’s attorneys are qualified to act before the Irish Patents Office, UK Intellectual Property office and European Patent Office.

The firm has an excellent track record at oppositions and before the EPO Board of Appeal. The expertise has been rewarded by a loyal client base, which entrusts the firm with over a thousand patent applications per annum.

Hanna Moore + Curley employs 24 staff across Ireland, the United Kingdom, France and China and has an international and diverse workforce including Italian, German, French, English and Chinese speakers.

Key among the firm’s senior staff are Barry Moore, recognized as an industry expert by our telecommunications clients, Donnacha Curley who prosecutes software and electronics cases, Conor Boyce in the fields of electronics and telecommunications, Marie Walsh leading the thriving chemical and pharmaceutical practice and newcomer to the stable, Anna Hally, who has long been recognised as a leading practitioner in biotechnology and life sciences.

A strong team of European patent attorneys including Catherine Hanratty, Sinead Lucy, Laurence Bibow and Michele Fratti are rising stars and the firm is now reaping the rewards of having established itself as a best-practice firm for training new attorneys.  Expert software specialist Peter Hanna now plays a role as an attorney of Counsel.

As well as a long-established client base in North America and Canada, the firm has grown an excellent reputation across Europe, Russia, China, Japan, India, Korea, Taiwan, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, and Canada.

Hanna Moore + Curley continues to flourish also in the areas of trademarks and registered designs.


Last updated 8th of January 2018