Marks & Clerk
Marks & Clerk LLP is a well-established intellectual property firm with over 125 years’ experience, advising clients in protecting patents, trademarks, designs and copyright. Their unique group also includes Marks & Clerk Solicitors LLP, who are one of the leading intellectual property firms in the UK, and Marks & Clerk Consulting LLP. The group’s strong international presence is represented by offices in Europe, Asia, Australia and the Americas.
Their patent attorneys and solicitors have strong scientific and technical backgrounds complementing their legal position, and are able to advise clients across the full spectrum of technologies including electronics, mechanical engineering, biotechnology and cleantech. Their international network of trade mark attorneys provides advice to organisations across a wide range of sectors including academic and research institutions, science parks, electronics and gaming, food and beverage, fashion, sports, media and FMCG. Since 2010 their national and international attorney practice has been awarded the ISO 9001 certification for quality management systems, demonstrating their commitment to providing a consistently high level of service.
Commenting on their support of the UK competition, Stephen Blake, Patent Attorney, said: “The space technology sector encompasses a diverse range of technologies and industries, which makes for a very interesting area in which we can advise clients. Our sponsorship of the ESNC fits well with our technical abilities; many of our patent attorneys’ backgrounds are in this field, whilst our Solicitors provide expertise in matters such as licencing and commercialisation.
We are very excited to be working with the Satellite Applications Catapult as part of this event, and we would like to wish all competition entries the best of luck.”