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Blake Morgan Trademark team celebrates placing in the WTR 1000

Leading national law firm Blake Morgan are delighted to be featured in this year's WTR 1000 list.

In its ninth year, the World Trademark Review (WTR) shines a spotlight on firms and individuals that are deemed outstanding in the Trademark practice. It is the only standalone publication to recommend individual practitioners and their firms exclusively in the trademark field, and identifies the leading players in 70 key jurisdictions globally.

To research the market, WTR conduct interviews over a four month period with hundreds of lawyers and their clients involved with trademarks as well as written submissions detailing recent activity in the field. From this Firms and individuals who are identified as having an exceptional degree of commercial nous, presence in the market and positive feedback from peers then make it onto the list.

The WTR 1000 lists not only recognises Blake Morgan as a firm but also praises the specialist expertise of Partner, Jill Bainbridge and Senior Associate & Trade Mark Attorney, Ben Evans who are noted for their "great judgement" and for being "solid and reliable practitioners who get the best possible outcomes". Both are noted as leaders in their field.

The list cites: "The team at Blake Morgan demonstrates the same level of skill and ability in trademarks that you see from the top London outfits." The ranking also acknowledges the quality and cost effectiveness of the firm and their ability for securing excellent results for domestic and international clients.

Commenting on the ranking, Jill Bainbridge said: "The WTR 1000 directory is the benchmark for excellence in the trade mark sector and our inclusion underlines the expertise of the firm in this area. We are proud to have been ranked so highly and pleased that our commitment to securing the best possible outcomes for our clients has been recognised."