We provide not just copyright, trade marks, designs and patent services but also a wide range of litigation and commercial advice.

Threats to the luxury, fashion and consumer markets as a result of unfair competition, parallel imports and counterfeit goods are notorious. Innovative and growing businesses need the reassurance of cost effective domestic and international IP protection and advisory services in order to secure robust and enforceable IP rights.

With much experience in this sector and an understanding of the particular demands and nuances of the market, we have a proven track record in preventing both brand dilution and reduction of income and profiles as a result of challenges to the rightful IP right owner. Taking appropriate action to stop infringements before they damage the identity and reputation of your brand is a key feature of our services in this fast moving digital age. 

Our clients range from sole traders to global brand leaders in the food and drink, cosmetics, luxury goods, fashion, sport, footwear industries. 

We provide a comprehensive IP service which includes

  • Devising global IP strategies
  • IP portfolio audit and management
  • Due diligence on IP rights
  • Patents, trade marks, designs and copyright
  • Arbitration and mediation
  • Litigation in UK, German and EU courts
  • Legal and transactional advice
  • Licensing and commercial agreements
  • Repackaging cases
  • Anti-counterfeiting and border measures
  • Confidential information and trade secrets
  • Global IP enforcement
Clients can one-stop shop here with supreme confidence.
World Trademark Review 1000
The trailblazing move [to recruit solicitors] has equipped the firm to provide persuasive one-stop service to a cadre of prestigious household name.
World Trademark Review 1000
Top-notch on brands.
Chambers
D Young & Co LLP advises a range of clients, including rock and pop groups, media organisations, and the fashion and food and beverage industries.
Legal 500
D Young & Co LLP advises a range of clients, including rock and pop groups, media organisations, and the fashion and food and beverage industries.
Legal 500
A firm enthusiastically recommended by its clients.
IAM Patent 1000
The group works for an impressive and diverse client list.
Legal 500
Venerable yet dynamic patent and trade mark firm with household-name clients in all major industrial sectors.
Chambers
Its substantial roster of attorneys enables it to cover nearly every specialism and need, including litigation.
Chambers
D Young & Co provides a very responsive service and clear, accurate legal advice on trade mark and design right issues.
Legal 500
D Young & Co’s killer USP is its seamless integration of trademark attorney and legal teams; clients can one-stop shop here with supreme confidence.
World Trademark Review 1000
Good commercial acumen.
Legal 500
From offices in London and Southampton, it competes at the highest level on a worldwide basis.
IAM Patent 1000

Meet the team

Partners

Anthony Albutt
Anthony Albutt
Partner, Patent Attorney
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David Alcock
David Alcock
Partner, Patent Attorney
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Helen Cawley
Helen Cawley
Partner, Trade Mark Attorney
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Antony Craggs
Antony Craggs
Partner, Solicitor
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Matthew Dick
Matthew Dick
Partner, Solicitor
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Uli Foerstl
Uli Foerstl
Partner, Rechtsanwalt
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Tamsin Holman
Tamsin Holman
Partner, Solicitor
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Jackie Johnson
Jackie Johnson
Partner, Trade Mark Attorney
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Gemma Kirkland
Gemma Kirkland
Partner, Trade Mark Attorney
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Jeremy Pennant
Jeremy Pennant
Partner, Trade Mark Attorney
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Ian Starr
Ian Starr
Partner, Solicitor
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Richard Willoughby
Richard Willoughby
Partner, Solicitor
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Senior Associates

Richard Burton
Richard Burton
Senior Associate, Trade Mark Attorney
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Anna Reid
Anna Reid
Senior Associate, Solicitor
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Associates

Alan Boyd
Alan Boyd
Associate, Patent Attorney
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Flora Cook
Flora Cook
Associate, Trade Mark Attorney
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Holly Cowie
Holly Cowie
Associate, Patent Attorney
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Carolin Golling
Carolin Golling
Associate, Rechtsanwältin
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Charlotte Musgrave
Charlotte Musgrave
Associate, Patent Attorney
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Mina Park
Mina Park
Associate, Patent Attorney
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Attorneys

Anton Baker
Anton Baker
Patent Attorney
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Wendy Oliver-Grey
Wendy Oliver-Grey
Trade Mark Attorney
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