Intellectual property & copyright law

Whether it’s copyright claims, trademark disputes or trade secrets, our intellectual property (IP) & copyright solicitors based in Kent can deliver practical legal advice to clients on intellectual property matters.

Protecting what’s yours is important as a business owner. With our help, you can be confident that you’re doing what you can to protect your intellectual property.

The team is recognised by Chambers UK and Legal 500 under intellectual property, specialising in:

Our IP lawyers who file and prosecute trademarks and designs are expertly versed and experienced in intellectual property transactional work and dispute resolution and litigation.

Our specialist IP lawyers handle intellectual property disputes, particularly regarding trademarks and passing off, copyright, designs and confidential information. We act for both rights holders in enforcement as well as alleged infringers and we advise on contractual disputes concerning intellectual property rights. We can also advise on difficult areas of parallel imports and exhaustion of rights.

How our intellectual property (IP) solicitors can help you:

Meet the team

Jonathan Booton


Jonathan Roberts


Kevin Sullivan

Partner & Team Leader

Kevin Sullivan advises on IP portfolio commercialisation and licensing agreements. He also provides experienced counsel on contentious IP matters. Clients say: “He tells you the commercial risks and makes you aware of the practicalities.”

Chambers UK 2016 – Intellectual Property

Kevin Sullivan leads the firm’s IP and TMT practice and has extensive experience in technology-driven transactions. Sources appreciate working with “a specialist who understands the nuances of our sector.”

Chambers 2016 – Information Technology

The "excellent" Kevin Sullivan heads Warners Solicitors' IP and TMT practice. He has broad-ranging experience in the IT space, and is regularly engaged to advise on commercial contracts and complex transactional matters.

Chambers UK 2017