CPA Global and J A Kemp shake hands on new deal

CPA Global and J A Kemp shake hands on new deal


IP management firm CPA Global has entered into a partnership with law firm J A Kemp.

Under the terms of the agreement, CPA Global will assist with patent and trademark renewals for the law firm over the next ten years.

The partnership between the pair stretches back 40 years with CPA Global originally handling client IP renewals for J A Kemp.

John Leeming, partner at J A Kemp, said it was delighted to continue and renew the relationship.

Tim Griffiths, chief executive at CPA Global, said: “J A Kemp is one of Europe’s leading patent and trademark attorney firms. We are excited to agree a new long-term relationship.”

Established in 1940, J A Kemp counsels clients on patent and trademark-related issues. 

It has offices in London, Oxford and Munich.

(Source: WIPR)

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