Designs are a powerful means for driving business growth and innovation, and savvy businesses need to consider design protection as a logical step in the process of design creation and commercialisation.

A detailed knowledge of the design laws in the UK, Germany, Europe and around the world, and their interpretation, is a must for securing the best protection.

D Young & Co’s highly regarded team of experts is experienced in advising on the full range of issues relating to product design, packaging, branding and copyright across all commercial sectors. As well as filing registered design applications in the UK, Germany and EU, we also file them worldwide through our foreign design attorney network.

Our attorneys and solicitors are also experts in enforcing design rights (both registered and unregistered) before the courts, including handling complex multi-jurisdictional design disputes when required.

Whatever your design needs, we have the right team to help you.

Design services

  • Filing and prosecuting registered design applications
  • Conducting design clearance searches
  • Providing design watching services
  • Invalidity actions and appeals
  • Design litigation in UK, German and EU courts
Design Book  European Design Law
Design Book European Design Law
They are professional and personal at the same time.
Chambers
Proactive and attuned attorneys.
Legal 500
Very knowledgeable, easy-to-work-with.
Legal 500
D Young & Co provides a very responsive service and clear, accurate legal advice on trade mark and design right issues.
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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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Matthew Dick
Matthew Dick
Partner, Solicitor
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Tamsin Holman
Tamsin Holman
Partner, Solicitor
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Jonathan Jackson
Jonathan Jackson
Partner, Patent Attorney
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Connor McConchie
Connor McConchie
Partner, Patent Attorney
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Jeremy Pennant
Jeremy Pennant
Partner, Trade Mark Attorney
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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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Associates

Holly Cowie
Holly Cowie
Associate, Patent Attorney
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Charlotte Musgrave
Charlotte Musgrave
Associate, Patent Attorney
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Paul Price
Paul Price
Associate, Patent Attorney
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Solicitors

Alban Radivojevic
Alban Radivojevic
Solicitor
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