Haseltine Lake Kempner Recognised as a Leading Trade Mark Firm in WTR 1000

Haseltine Lake Kempner are pleased to have been identified as a leading firm for trademark attorneys in the United Kingdom. Following the merging of two of Europe’s leading specialist IP firms, Haseltine Lake and Kempner & Partners in 2019, the new firm’s Trade Mark and Litigation team have continued to grow. Our highly experienced team not only work with a number of household names such as Tesco, Wren Kitchens, Callaway Golf, Giorgio Armani, Farrow & Ball, Findus, BirdsEye, Iglo, Goodfellas, Aunt Bessie’s, Jet2.com, JD Sports and IWG (owner of Regus, Spaces and HG brands), but have become one of the most active UK trade mark filers in the market. Consequently, World Trademark Review (WTR) recognised HLK’s “understanding of the value of strong brands and enduring commitment to a well-rounded trademark service”. In addition to our expertise in covering “all bases for ambitious and dynamic brand owners”, thereby solidifying HLK’s reputation as a modern and progressive IP powerhouse.

Alongside the firm recognition, Partners Richard Kempner and Jason Dainty were highlighted as leading trademark professionals. Richard, who has over 30 years’ experience and heads up the Litigation team from the Leeds office, is described as a “brilliant and focused litigator” and subsequently ranked in enforcement and litigation. Jason’s ranking in prosecution and strategy is a result of his ability to “support business development and provide legal certainty to clients in whatever way they need it”. Jason advises on both UK contentious and non-contentious IP matters, as well as having extensive experience of brand protection and strategy.

About WTR 1000

World Trademark Review 1000: The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals is a research directory, which focuses exclusively on trademark practices and practitioners, has firmly established itself as the definitive ‘go-to’ resource for those seeking world-class legal trademark expertise.