Who We Are
Ranked in tier 1 by The Legal 500, we are one of the largest UK and European Patent and Trade Mark Attorney firms, with offices in London, Oxford and Munich. We were established in the
1940s by our founder, John Arthur Kemp, and have grown to become one of a handful of leading UK firms with a strong international practice.
The breadth and depth of our technical knowledge relevant to patents is outstanding, with over 50 science and technology graduates in the firm including at least 25 PhDs. No area of science or technology is outside our scope.
Our trade marks team comprises senior professionals with backgrounds in major international law firms. The team has the expertise and resources to handle any trade marks matter.
Here is what the leading directories have to say about us:
"J A Kemp's patent group provides timely and succinct advice and its technical and professional expertise is completely comprehensive... The firm's team of trade mark attorneys are true experts and above all extremely commercial."
The Legal 500
"Commentators praise J A Kemp's partners for their 'intelligence, creativity and ingenuity', and are delighted with the consistently high quality of their work."
Chambers & Partners
"J A Kemp boasts one of the UK's most highly qualified collections of attorneys."
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