Identifying value

We apply technical, commercial and legal know-how to identify ideas that can become valuable assets for our clients.

Vision realised.

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Building understanding

We work closely with our clients to understand their individual needs - from the immediate to the long-term.

Vision realised.


Maximising returns

We deliver advice that's proven, pragmatic and focused on delivering the right outcome for each client.

Vision realised.


About us

Slingsby Partners LLP was formed with one key vision: to enable clients to more easily realise their business objectives through the use of IP - and we have brought together a team of outstanding IP professionals to achieve that goal. From start-up to established market leader - and wherever your organisation sits on the technology spectrum - we can help you generate lasting value from your ideas.

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Our Approach

Our attorneys have a long track record of working alongside remarkable businesses to help them identify, protect and manage their intellectual property. Whether running a brainstorming session to capture the innovations in a new project or supporting a client through a dispute with a competitor, our goal is to make intellectual property work for our clients. We are particularly proud that the great majority of our instructions come through recommendations from existing clients.

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News & insights

23 Nov 2022

EPO – Oral proceedings by Video Conference

As was widely expected, the EPO have now confirmed that oral proceedings will continue to be held by videoconference from 1 January 2023, except in exceptional circumstances.

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17 Oct 2022

EPO’s abolition of the “10-day rule”

The EPO’s 10 day postal rule, that allows extra time when responding to many communication, is set to be abolished towards the end of 2023.

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14 Oct 2022

Slingsby Partners and IP Stars 2022

The IP Stars list highlights senior practitioners who have been recommended or identified as leaders in IP law and practice.

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‘Very strong practice with fantastic technical knowledge, international coverage and commercial pragmatism.‘

Legal 500