A.A. Thornton & Co.

A.A. Thornton & Co. is a leading intellectual property law firm based in London and Munich, serving a global client base. Our specialist legal expertise, technical background and commercial awareness deliver a consistently recommended service to clients when protecting their ideas, innovations, technologies and brands. We advise on the full spectrum of IP rights and provide a full range of services, encompassing patents, trade marks, copyright, design rights, domain names, anti-counterfeiting, IP strategy and audits, IP portfolio management, IP litigation, IP due diligence and FTOs and IP transactions, ownership and licensing.

Our corporate vision is ‘protecting your intellectual property like it’s our own’. The firm is committed to providing every client with a personalised, superior service that reflects their commercial needs, and achieves this by operating within a framework of shared values that include commitment, motivation, innovation, reliability, integrity, flexibility and teamwork.

Direct clients of the firm range from multinational corporations, SMEs and academic institutions, to start-ups and individuals, and are spread across a broad spectrum of industries and market sectors. The firm has an enviable domestic and international client list, some of which include: J. Choo Limited; Phase Eight; Lola Rose Jewellery; 3 Telecoms; Dorchester Collection; Musto Limited; Primark; Paul Smith; STA Travel Group; Halliburton Energy Services; Cipla Ltd; Bial; Hovione International Ltd; Chevron Philips Chemical Company; AB Agri Ltd; Alfa Laval; and Meda Pharma.