Potter Clarkson retains Chambers and Partners rankings

Chambers and Partners, one of the leading legal directories that identifies and ranks the most outstanding law firms and lawyers in over 80 jurisdictions throughout the world, has published its 2022 guide.

Potter Clarkson has been ranked Band 2 UK-wide for its patent and trade mark work and Band 3 for intellectual property in the Midlands. Two partners also received individual recognition:

The guide states:

"Maintains a reputation for expertise in patents, trade marks and designs that extends far beyond the firm's Midlands base. Acts for global brands and companies large and small in chemicals, electronics, life sciences and mechanical engineering. Assists with EPO oppositions, high-value litigation, licensing deals and due diligence for corporate transactions. Has offices in Munich, Sweden and Denmark."

"Team of solicitors providing a commercial and litigation arm to the renowned Potter Clarkson patent and trade mark attorney practice. Acts for a large international client following in the life sciences, engineering and hi-tech sectors."

Individuals recognised:

"Peter Finnie helps electronics businesses ranging from venture capital-backed start-ups to global conglomerates clear the way for and protect their technology. He also offers expertise assisting clients in obtaining funding."

"Richard Roberts is an IP rights all-rounder with a focus on complex trade mark, copyright, design and patent disputes. He has significant litigation experience before the High Court."


"In everything they have done, both from technical support and through to commercial sensibility, they are 10 out of 10."
"I use Potter Clarkson because I know they have our best interests in mind."
"They are very energising and work hard to progress the cases for us, showing consideration to what we need as a business."
"They are excellent; I would trust them with the most important and delicate matters. They are my go-to for complex legal questions."
"I am very impressed by Potter Clarkson. All contact I have had with them has been extremely pleasant, and they always provide high-quality service."
"An excellent firm to deal with. They have invested in gaining a thorough understanding of our approach to projects, their communication is timely and concise, and their advice is easy to understand."