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HGF Receives Silver Award at Leaders League Alliance Summit: Law & Innovation

July 2023

We are delighted to announce that HGF received the Silver Award at the Leaders League Alliance Summit: Law & Innovation for Best IP Advisor UK & Ireland!

The Leaders League Alliance Summit brought together the best of the Corporate and Legal Markets and the best of the IP and Innovation world, for a day of sharing knowledge, networking, and celebrating Legal excellence.

At HGF we take immense pride in being at the forefront of the evolving Intellectual Property landscape, providing expert advice and innovative solutions to our clients.

We would like to say a big congratulations to the winners and everyone that was shortlisted.

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