We advise and assist not just on UK, German and European Union IP rights, but also on global portfolio management and enforcement.

We have extensive experience in handling and coordinating our clients’ international IP portfolios and enjoy excellent working relationships with our network of local agents across the globe.

We understand local working methods, which necessarily vary from country to country, and are adept in fine-tuning our own instructions and working styles to get the best, most efficient service levels. Through our many years of experience we have worked with many overseas attorneys, and are well-placed to suggest the most appropriate representative for any given client matter, or to work with our clients’ preferred suppliers as may be required.

We are also pleased to offer an overseas service to foreign IP law firms in need of local IP representation in the UK, Germany and Europe.

You can't fault the fantastic quality of the work D Young & Co puts in. It collaborates efficiently to find the best solutions.
IAM Patent 1000
A very supportive back office, which deals with invoicing and renewals in a very professional way.
IAM Patent 1000
D Young’s contentious arm has been going from strength to strength, and now provides the perfect opportunity for prosecution clients to consolidate their work into one neat package.
IAM Patent 1000
A strong patent drafting and portfolio management practice, often chosen by major international clients as well as prestigious universities and research institutes.
Legal 500
Clients can one-stop shop here with supreme confidence.
World Trademark Review 1000
If you have an IP matter in the UK and are looking for a firm that can deliver great results at a reasonable price, we strongly recommend D Young & Co.
IP Stars (Managing IP)
The quality of their work is stellar. The partners and associates take the time to be thorough without overcharging for time.
IP Stars (Managing IP)
With offices in London, Southampton and Munich, D Young & Co has its finger very much on the pulse of mainstream European patent prosecution.
IAM Patent 1000
Its overall level of service never falls below excellent. It delivers quality patents for a reasonable price and is exceptionally responsive.
IAM Patent 1000
Acts for major corporations and SMEs from the UK, the EU, the USA and Japan.
Chambers
The quality of their work is stellar. The partners and associates take the time to be thorough without overcharging for time.
IP Stars (Managing IP)
D Young & Co's overall level of service is excellent.  It delivers high quality work at a reasonable price, and is very responsive to its clients' needs.
IP Stars (Managing IP)
Clients looking for legal, technical and procedural excellence will find it in spades here.
IAM Patent 1000
An exemplary level of service.
Legal 500

Meet the team

Partners

William Burrell
William Burrell
Partner, Patent Attorney
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James Cornford
James Cornford
Partner, Patent Attorney
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Jennifer O'Farrell
Jennifer O'Farrell
Partner, Patent Attorney
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Senior Associates

Jake Hayes
Jake Hayes
Senior Associate, Solicitor
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Yvonne Stone
Yvonne Stone
Senior Associate, Rechtsanwältin
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Associates

Alice Berkeley
Alice Berkeley
Associate, Solicitor
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Christa Dory
Christa Dory
Associate, Rechtsanwältin
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Nigel Lee
Nigel Lee
Associate, Patent Attorney
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Arun Roy
Arun Roy
Associate, Patent Attorney
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Attorneys, Rechtsanwälte & Solicitors

Iva Atanassova
Iva Atanassova
Rechtsanwältin
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Jerome Luchesa Smith
Jerome Luchesa Smith
Patent Attorney
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Mathias Smolarski
Mathias Smolarski
Patent Attorney (Europe and Germany)
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Assistants

Tom Grendon
Tom Grendon
Technical Assistant
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Molly Guy-Hickson
Molly Guy-Hickson
Technical Assistant
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James Manktelow
James Manktelow
Technical Assistant
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Florencia Wisnivesky Rocca Rivarola
Florencia Wisnivesky Rocca Rivarola
Technical Assistant
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IP Support

Victoria Chandler
Victoria Chandler
Head of IP Support Services
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Stefanie Koroll
Stefanie Koroll
Trade Mark and Design Specialist
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Helen Mason
Helen Mason
IP Support Services Manager
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Nadia Matos-Moss
Nadia Matos-Moss
Trade Mark and Design Administrator
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Angela Mottershead
Angela Mottershead
IP Practices Manager
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