Since 1898 Bird & Bird has led the way in protecting the ideas that have made some of the world’s greatest brands successful. Bird & Bird has 28 offices across Europe, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific. With more than 1,200 lawyers and legal practitioners worldwide, we specialise in combining leading expertise across a full range of legal services. Our internationally recognised IP experts offer unmatched contentious and non-contentious capabilities and experience in relation to all IP rights – in particular: trade marks, patents, copyright and designs. We advise on IP protection, enforcement, strategic management, valuation and monetisation of IP portfolios and our specialist anti-counterfeiting team ensures that genuine and safe products support a brand’s reputation. We excel at managing complex projects across multiple regions with a seamless one-firm approach.