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This listing of Europe’s leading patent law firms is based on recommendations by clients and peers.

A total of 142 recommended firms offering the services of patent attorneys are included in the overall list, sorted in alphabetical order in the main table below (click on the table to also sort by country).

Firms that were especially recommended for their services in six areas of industrial expertise have been included in sector lists. They were ranked in three classes: gold (very frequently recommended), silver (frequently recommended) and bronze (recommended). To view these firms, click on the categories immediately below.

For a methodology of how the tables were compiled, click here.

Leading Europe’s patent law firms
Patent Law FirmCountry of Origin
2SPLGermany
Abel & ImrayUnited Kingdom
ABG Intellectual PropertySpain
AbitzGermany
Ablett & StebbingUnited Kingdom
AcapoNorway
aeraDenmark
Appleyard LeesUnited Kingdom
Arnold & SiedsmaNetherlands
AWASweden
Bandpay & GreuterFrance
Bardehle PagenbergGermany
Barker BrettellUnited Kingdom
Barzanò & ZanardoItaly
Beck GreenerUnited Kingdom
Betten & ReschGermany
Bianchetti Bracco MinojaItaly
Bird & BirdUnited Kingdom
BlumSwitzerland
Boehmert & BoehmertGermany
Boult Wade TennantUnited Kingdom
Braun-Dullaeus Pannen EmmerlingGermany
Bryn AarflotNorway
Cabinet Beau de LoménieFrance
Cabinet LLRFrance
Cabinet PlasseraudFrance
CalystaBelgium
Carpmaels & RansfordUnited Kingdom
CasalongaFrance
Cleveland Scott YorkUnited Kingdom
Cohausz & FlorackGermany
D Young & CoUnited Kingdom
De Clercq & PartnersBelgium
DehnsUnited Kingdom
df-mpGermany
dompatentGermany
DTSGermany
EIPUnited Kingdom
Eisenführ SpeiserGermany
Elkington + FifeUnited Kingdom
Fleuchhaus & GalloGermany
ForrestersUnited Kingdom
Freischem & PartnerGermany
FRKellyIreland
GeversBelgium
Gille HrabalGermany
GJEUnited Kingdom
Glawe Delfs MollGermany
Gramm, Lins & PartnerGermany
Greaves BrewsterUnited Kingdom
Grosset-Fournier & DemachyFrance
GrüneckerGermany
Guardian IP ConsultingDenmark
Gulde & PartnerGermany
Hamm & WittkoppGermany
Haseltine LakeUnited Kingdom
Herzog Fiesser & PartnerGermany
HGFUnited Kingdom
Hoefer & PartnerGermany
Hoffmann EitleGermany
Hoyng Rokh MonegierNetherlands
HS&PGermany
InspicosDenmark
IPLodgeBelgium
isarpatentGermany
Isler & PedrazziniSwitzerland
J A KempUnited Kingdom
K2United Kingdom
Kador & PartnerGermany
Keil & SchaafhausenGermany
Keller & PartnerSwitzerland
KeltieUnited Kingdom
Kilburn & StrodeUnited Kingdom
KNHGermany
Kohler Schmid MöbusGermany
König . Szynka . Tilmann . von RenesseGermany
Kransell & WennborgSweden
Kraus & WeisertGermany
Latscha Schöllhorn PartnerSwitzerland
LavoixFrance
Lederer & KellerGermany
Lohmanns Lankes & PartnerGermany
Maikowski & NinnemannGermany
MaiwaldGermany
Marchi & PartnersItaly
Marks & ClerkUnited Kingdom
Mathys & SquireUnited Kingdom
Maucher JenkinsGermany
Meissner BolteGermany
Mewburn EllisUnited Kingdom
MHP Germany
Michalski · HüttermannGermany
MitscherlichGermany
MSP EuropeLithuania
Müller-Boré & PartnerGermany
MurgitroydUnited Kingdom
NLONetherlands
OnsagersNorway
Page White & FarrerUnited Kingdom
PatentreePortugal
PatentshipGermany
Peterreins SchleyGermany
Phillips & LeighUnited Kingdom
Plougmann VingtoftDenmark
PMPGermany
Potter ClarksonUnited Kingdom
Prinz & PartnerGermany
Prüfer & PartnerGermany
Reddie & GroseUnited Kingdom
RegimbeauFrance
Rentsch PartnerSwitzerland
Sagittarius IPUnited Kingdom
Samson & PartnerGermany
SantarelliFrance
Schaad Balass Menzl & PartnerSwitzerland
Schweiger & PartnersGermany
SecernaUnited Kingdom
Simmons & SimmonsUnited Kingdom
Swindell & PearsonUnited Kingdom
Ter Meer Steinmeister & PartnerGermany
TomkinsIreland
Uexküll & StolbergGermany
Urquhart-Dykes & LordUnited Kingdom
V.O. Patents & TrademarksNetherlands
ValeaSweden
Venner ShipleyUnited Kingdom
VidonFrance
Vossius & PartnerGermany
Wagner & GeyerGermany
Wallinger Ricker Schlotter TostmannGermany
Weickmann & WeickmannGermany
Westphal Mussgnug & PartnerGermany
Wilson GunnUnited Kingdom
Winter, Brandl, Fürniss, Hübner, Röss, Kaiser, PolteGermany
Withers & RogersUnited Kingdom
WitteWellerGermany
WTS Witek, Śnieżko & PartnersPoland
Wuesthoff & WuesthoffGermany
Wynne-JonesUnited Kingdom
ZaccoDenmark
Zimmermann & PartnerGermany
ZSPGermany

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