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Deacons has once again topped the lists in IAM Patent 1000

We are pleased to announce that Deacons has been recognised in all three categories below once again in the IAM Patent 1000 rankings for Hong Kong.

  • Highly recommended in (Patent) Litigation
  • Highly recommended in (Patent) Prosecution
  • Highly recommended in (Patent) Transactions

Our lawyers are also ranked in a number of categories:

  • Charmaine Koo, Catherine Zheng and Ian Liu are ranked in Patent Litigation
  • Jeffrey McLean, Daniel Holt and Shuwei Tang are ranked in Patent Prosecution
  • Catherine Zheng and Ian Liu are also ranked in Patent Transactions

On Deacons, the IAM Patent 1000 says: “Claiming the top spot in all three tables once again, Deacons has cemented its status as a beacon in Hong Kong intellectual property.”

Congratulations to our IP team!

Key Contacts

Catherine Zheng

Partner | Intellectual Property

Email or call +852 2825 9617

Jeffrey McLean (Jeff)

Partner | Intellectual Property

Email or call +852 2826 5320

Ian Liu

Partner | Intellectual Property

Email or call +852 2826 5360

Charmaine Koo

Consultant | Intellectual Property

Email or call +852 2825 9300

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