MacLachlan & Donaldson, which in 2017 celebrated its 50th anniversary, is one of Ireland’s largest and most experienced Intellectual Property (IP) firms. Our resources and expert staff are dedicated to protecting the valuable and diverse intellectual property interests of our clients. We are among the top 250 firms across the whole of the European Union for filing of European Union trade mark applications. The 2017 edition of World Trademark Review 1000 states that since its establishment in 1967, “MacLachlan & Donaldson has burned bright in Ireland’s IP firmament. Treasured for its stellar trademark prosecution and consultancy output, it expertly manages the international portfolios of some of the world’s largest companies”.
We work for some of the world’s most prestigious and best-known companies and we are also proud to protect the interests of the many individuals and small enterprises we count among our clients.
Many of our clients work at the cutting edge of science and technology, while others are market leaders in the retail or services sectors. Our extensive expertise means we can provide a tailored service for all our clients, regardless of size or sector.
We provide a highly efficient, professional and cost effective service, taking a proactive approach to IP protection and enforcement.
For clients with IP interests that reach beyond Europe, we have established a worldwide network of expert IP firms with whom we work to ensure that your interests are protected in all relevant markets.
LISTEN – We engage with you to identify, consider and discuss your brand, innovation or design
EVALUATE – We assess the protection available for your Intellectual Property and make recommendations
PROTECT – We work with you through the stages involved so that your valuable asset is secured and we assist you in enforcing or defending that asset.
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