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Marks & Clerk is recognised as one of the world’s leading specialists in intellectual property. A global network with over 800 people worldwide, we advise clients in a full range of sectors in all aspects of intellectual property. Read more »

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  • Aerospace
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths
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We're one of the world’s leading specialists in intellectual property.
Our services include patents, trade marks, designs and copyright.
Expertise ranges from computer science, electronics and engineering to life sciences, food and drink, and fast moving consumable goods.
Global network with over 800 people worldwide.

Richard Gibbs

Patent Attorney and Office Managing Partner (UK)

"As a Partner at Marks & Clerk I am also responsible for a team of people, and I must work with the other Partners of the Firm to ensure a constant flow of work into the business."

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Jian Siang Poh

Trainee Patent Attorney

"The “Away Days” that Marks & Clerk offers as part of the in-house Training Academy stood out the most for me."

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Marks & Clerk referred to as "the greatest firm of its kind in the...

In 1911 the British press referred to Marks & Clerk as “the greatest firm of its kind in the world”. The firm, which was founded in Birmingham in 1887 by George Marks, a colleague of Thomas Edison and renowned engineer, was joined a year later by Dugald Clerk, inventor of the two-stroke gas...

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New Partners

With an eye on future growth in key technological and geographical markets, we have recently promoted a number of new Partners across our network in the UK.

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