AWA is a leading intellectual property law firm with presence in Europe and Asia.
We help our clients turn ideas and innovations into business opportunities.

We define intellectual property to create intellectual prosperity.

  • Creating IP rights

    Patents, Trademarks, Designs, Utility models, Community Trademark, Registered Community Design, Unitary Patent

  • Renewal of IP rights

    Renewal of patent rights, Renewal of trademark rights, Renewal of design rights

  • Dispute resolution

    Patent infringement and invalidity disputes, Trademark disputes, EPO oppositions, Design disputes, Trade secret disputes

  • IP management

    Searches & analyses, Freedom to operate investigations, Monitoring, IP strategy, Valuation services, IPR Forum

  • Licensing & contracts

    IP due diligence, Agreements, Open innovation, Trade secrets, Employee's rights to inventions

In Managing IP Global Awards 2018, AWA won the category "Sweden Prosecution Firm…

We are continuously welcoming new colleagues to the AWA family and

The service gives you easy access to and a complete overview of your IP portfolio.

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A quick guide to IP due diligence for investors

  Thorough evaluation of a company’s assets is a crucial part of any investor’s acquisition strategy but knowing what to look for from an IP perspective throws up a myriad of challenges. Tom Ewing from AWA Strategy provides a quick guide to IP due diligence for investors and advisors. For venture capitalists Where an investment warrants […]