The WTR 1000 focuses exclusively on trademark practice and has firmly established itself as the definitive 'go-to' resource for those seeking world-class legal trademark expertise
Silver - Individuals: prosecution and strategy
Highly rated for patents, McCann FitzGerald has trademarks covered too; the synergies between its practitioners ensure that pharmaceutical brand matters are handled with alacrity. Numerous drug and medical device clients engage the firm in complete confidence to manage their intangible assets and seamlessly execute on transactional IP instructions. It works effectively at an international level, aided by footholds in the United States and Belgium. On the contentious side, Fiona O’Beirne and Shane O’Brien are the main draw. A veteran of the IP scene, O’Beirne has a reputation for being “tough but fair”. O’Brien has a pristine track record in Commercial Court patent litigation and has also notched up several wins in trademark cases. He blends IP and regulatory expertise in a compelling way. For licensing and franchising know-how married with strategic trademark insights, brand owners need look no further than Adam Finlay.