IP Protection


Mewburn Ellis is one of Europe’s top firms of intellectual property specialists, covering all aspects of UK and European IP rights. By working with us, you can be confident that you will receive the best possible advice on protecting technical innovations, trade marks and designs.

IP Protection

In today’s fast moving global marketplace, it is imperative to safeguard intellectual property to ensure enduring commercial success and recoup research and development costs. At Mewburn Ellis we aim to deliver an unparalleled level of IP protection.

Every aspect of intellectual property protected

Our UK and European qualified patent attorneys can help obtain the patent rights needed to protect technical innovations. Our qualified trade mark attorneys can protect company’s names, logos and branding through trade mark registrations. Our design experts can help register the aesthetic design of products to ensure no one can copy it. We are flexible in the way we work. We can provide advice on whether protection is feasible. We can draft, file and prosecute applications through to grant or registration. And we can handle renewal fee payments to keep IP rights in force.

Wide range of clients

We work with a wide range of clients; we are just as happy working with start-ups as we are working with multi-national corporates. We enjoy great relationships with a large number of overseas IP attorneys, helping them obtain protection for their clients in the UK and Europe. We also have a well-established network of foreign associates, who are ready to help us protect our clients’ IP rights all over the world.

Client-focused approach

We are renowned for our client‑focused approach. Work with Mewburn Ellis and you will discover a company that understands your needs. We help develop intellectual property strategies to meet commercial goals, and we always keep our clients informed and involved in the process. Our aim is to be highly accessible. We want to encourage our clients to feel able to contact us on any issue however small, and we passionately believe in our clients using the means of communication they are most comfortable with.