Withers & Rogers is one of Europe’s largest dedicated intellectual property law firms, with offices across the UK, Paris and Munich. Established more than 130 years ago, we remain as passionate as ever about making intellectual property work to our clients’ best advantage. Today, our clients include many renowned, innovative organisations from across Europe, North America and Asia.
Withers & Rogers has a breadth and depth of experience and expertise that we believe is second to none. In addition to our practice groups, we have a number of specialist groups, enabling us to pool our industry knowledge and bring added value for our clients.
We offer a comprehensive service that extends to both securing IP rights – such as patents, trade mark and design registrations for the UK, Europe and further afield – and advising on their exploitation and enforcement. Alongside, we provide proactive support functions that help our clients keep track of their IP, stay on top of its maintenance, and stay in control of cost.
Recognition of the long-term, strategic importance of IP is growing apace, and to help our clients make the most of their creativity, we can build strategies that embrace critical areas like innovation culture, due diligence, freedom to operate, invention management, and patent mapping, to name but a few.
All of our patent and trade mark attorneys are selected on the basis of excellent academic achievement and industry knowledge. This ensures our clients receive a service that delivers both technical excellence and commercial insight.
HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER is a specialised European intellectual property law boutique created in 2015 when the well-established top tier IP firms Hoyng Monegier and Reimann Osterrieth Köhler Haft (ROKH) decided to join forces. In 2019 the firm teamed up with French patent litigation boutique Véron & Associés. HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER gathers up to 100 passionate IP professionals with offices in Amsterdam, Brussels, Düsseldorf, Lyon, Madrid, Mannheim (branch office), Munich and Paris.
The firm’s expertise: In all of its locations HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER services the needs of clients in the field of intellectual property law, including patents and trade secrets, trademarks, copyrights and design rights, as well as in related fields, such as pharmaceutical regulatory law, unfair competition, media and advertising law and all IP related contracts.
In patent law, the focus of HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER lies in particular on the technical areas of electronics and telecommunications, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, automotive and optics, with decades of proven expertise. The firm also serves all other technical fields, including mechanics, electrical engineering and chemicals.
In addition, in the fields of trademark, copyright, design right law, HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER offers a complete range of services relating to the enforcement, exploitation, assessment and protection of these rights, always at the forefront of new developments. Given the full harmonisation of European trademark and design right law it is ideally placed to serve its clients’ needs. HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER advises and represents its clients across a broad range of sectors including food and beverages, pharmaceuticals, industrial design, media, entertainment and publishing.
The firm represents its clients before all relevant national and European IP courts and authorities as well as arbitrating their IP disputes. It also acts for them as experienced negotiators and assist in drafting licensing, R&D and technology transfer agreements.
Dreyfus is an intellectual property law firm that brings together a team of competent and experienced professionals who are passionate about their work. Dreyfus’ legal team leverage their multidisciplinary skills to provide clients with precise high quality advice. The team advises clients in France and around the world, in all areas relating to intellectual property and new technology.
Dreyfus & associés is listed in the most important international law firm rankings and is specialized on challenges of today's ever-changing digital economy. Each year, it receives legal awards, testifying to its well-known and recognized expertise in its field.
Dreyfus provides their clients with a complete range of services to protect and add value to intellectual property. The team is experienced in anticipating, securing and optimizing IP portfolios, which adds value to clients’ businesses. It has put in place tailored services allowing you peacefully benefit from the full value of intangible assets. Dreyfus' expertise covers the entire life cycle of IP projects from their creation to becoming a valuable brand and a genuine business asset.
By combining our knowledge of the digital world and the new technology sectors, the firm offer companies a dual approach that protects and enhances both traditional and digital intellectual property assets.
Dreyfus' IP rights and management services focus primarily on filing and renewal, strategy development, prosecution, pre-litigation, registrations, prior art search, valuation and audit.
Established in 1898, GEVERS Group has a long heritage of outstanding services in the field of intellectual property. Its leading reputation is based on many examples of innovative and forward thinking.
Managing member of the GEVERS family have often been described as “leaders and not followers, innovators and not imitators, giants within the little world of IP”.
At many key stages of its history, a GEVERS family member has been behind important breakthroughs in our profession.
An innovative ingenuity is what can best describe the generations that succeeded each other.
We are proud to have contributed to several major breakthroughs in our profession, and to have helped improve the high quality services to which each of our clients is entitled.