Patent & Trade Mark


FR Rice is proud to be acknowledged for a number of industry awards both nationally and internationally.


Below is a snapshot including some of our most recent recognition.


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Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) IP STARS is a specialist guide to the leading IP firms and practitioners worldwide. The IP STARS are determined by MIP’s team of researchers, having completed an analysis of the industry, feedback and other independent information.

Charles Berman, Rachel Hooke, Joanne Martin, Connie Merlino, Jenny Petering and Paul Whenman are recognised as IP Stars 2019/20.

Lee Miles and Cameron Smith have been named IP Rising Stars 2018.

MIP acknowledged FB Rice as a Tier One firm for both patent prosecution and trade mark prosecution in 2019. Joanne Martin is also named an IP Star in the Top 250 Women in IP Worldwide; a ranking dedicated to recognising the accomplishments of female IP practitioners in their respective jurisdictions across the globe.