Antony has a great deal of experience in the fields of contentious intellectual property, internet-related work and retail and consistently receives very positive feedback from clients. This is reflected in the high rankings he receives from the independent guides to law firms.
England & Wales
Antony is consistently ranked in the top band of IP lawyers in the North West. Recent commentary includes; - "excellent in the area of contentious IP," Antony Gold stands out as a leader of the North West intellectual property legal market. (2020) - . “Antony Gold works primarily as a litigator, leading on trade mark, domain name and patent disputes. A client says: "He is a spectacularly good IP lawyer with very measured judgement."” (2019) - "highly proactive in terms of client management.". The Manchester IP team described as "Very responsive to what we need, and nice people to deal with” says a client, adding: "I can't praise them enough."(2018)
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