Freehills Patent Attorneys "˜highly recommended' by leading IP publication, IAM

Date: 2014-06-05

Freehills Patent Attorneys is delighted to announce that it was listed as ‘Highly Recommended’ in Intellectual Asset Management magazine’s Patent 1000 for 2014.

The publication described the firm as having ‘breadth of technical expertise, availability to discuss inventions, advice on all patent-related queries and support in training our researchers on aspects of intellectual property all help in building and managing our portfolio.’

It was also stated that our ‘close ties’ with global law firm, Herbert Smith Freehills, ‘represent another key benefit for organisations with concurrent or subsequent legal needs’.  

This testimony is a great reflection of our strategy and it further cements our commitment to working closely with Herbert Smith Freehills to the benefit of our clients. 

Four of the firm's patent attorneys were individually recognised by the publication as The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners.  Quotes from the publication are listed below.

  • Managing Partner, James Cherry, asserted that he ‘gives great guidance and support when navigating the prosecution process in various jurisdictions’.
  • Partner, John Dower, was described as a ‘senior figure’ who ‘ “soars above the competition” in his electrical and electronic engineering niche, earning him international acclaim.’
  • ‘Pharmaceuticals and biotechnology authority’, Tom Gumley, Partner, ‘is a real pleasure to work with. He is commercial, yet understands the science extremely well.’
  • Karen Bentley, Senior Associate, was referred to as ‘a very impressive operator who provides exceptional assistance on tricky briefs’.