Andrew Clay Legal is a specialist intellectual property (IP) law firm, headed by Andrew Clay.
We deal with the legal aspects of the commercial exploitation of IP rights and the enforcement and the defence of IP infringement claims. We don’t file applications for registered IP rights but have very good links with a number of excellent firms of patent and trade mark attorneys, who can handle such matters.
Andrew is one of the country’s leading intellectual property lawyers. Andrew has a first class honours science degree and was at partner level for over 20 years in one of the world’s largest law firms, heading that firm’s IP department for a number of years. Andrew is a deputy chairman of the Copyright Tribunal and also an editor of the CIPA Guide to the Patents Act. Andrew lectures both nationally and internally on IP matters. In addition to being a top lawyer Andrew is also a director of a number of successful technology companies and is the sole named inventor in relation to a number of patents relating to improvements in frying technology.