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Design & Prototyping

Engineering & Design

Evaluation & Assessment

Intellectual Property

Market Research


PR & Journalism


Design & Prototyping

Brightworks | Product Design & DevelopmentClick here to visit their website

Award winning industrial designers providing a complete range of new product design, development and prototyping services for companies and individuals.

Address: Indigo House, Cheddar Business Park, Cheddar, Somerset BS27 3EB


Frazer Designers LtdClick here to visit their website

We are passionate about the business of innovation and design, helping companies and individuals realise their ideas from concept, through to development, production and market

124 Fordwych Road, London NW2 3PB, UK

t: +44 (0)20 8452 5268    w:


HPDD Ltd supports the innovation/feasibility of ideas and product developments of inventors, starts up and existing businesses, setup and run by Matt Hurley. Matt is a fully qualified product designer and innovation specialist with more than 20 years experience in CAD, design development and prototyping techniques.  


t +44(0)7980 859590 (London & South East)

Inform Design & DevelopmentClick here to visit their website

Inform is a product design consultancy that has a proven track record of working with ideas21 members. We guarantee excellent product design, personal service, good value for money, active project management and complete confidentiality.

Mere Lane, Little Tingewick,Buckingham, MK18 4AG, UK


Lucid Innovation GroupClick here to visit their website

Lucid Group helps businesses create and deliver new products and services. We are ISO9001-2000 accredited and have designed hundreds of succesful products over the last 15 years.

Address: PO Box 180, Manchester, M21 9XW, England

t: + 44 (0) 161 860 0058    w:

Engineering & Design

Keltech Design

Keltech Design is an innovative and service orientated engineering and design company. From concept through to production, Keltech Design specialises in providing the necessary support for your engineering, design and manufacturing needs through services such as project management, 3D CAD modelling and component design.

Address: 9 Lionfield Terrace, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 7RH

t: +44 (0)7971 708264   w:



Evaluation & Assessment

We have professionally assessed and reported on over 5000 invention proposals from inventors, companies and universities. Our assessment service includes patent and product searches. We aim to help inventors by providing the impartial, evidence-based feedback that enables 'grow it or throw it' decisions to be made about early-stage ideas.

Address: 11 Spring Grove, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshre, HX7 8LR



Intellectual PropertyClick here to visit their website

Allen IP  

Allen IP provides UK, European, and International Intellectual Property services, processing patent, trademark, and design applications in the UK, Europe, and internationally. We deal with a wide range of technologies, having particular expertise in inventions and designs in the mechanical engineering, consumer products, and neighbouring technical fields.

Address: 3 Windsor Terrace, Hagley road, Birmingham, B16 8UH
t: +44 (0)121 454 3118    w:

Azrights Solicitors

An IP/IT ‘one stop shop’ law firm handling UK and international registration of Patents, designs, copyright, trade marks, and litigation of disputes on these matters.  The firm has a particular strength in names and brands – trade marks, domain names, passing off, and trade mark infringement issues.

Address: 81-83, Essex Road, Islington Green, London N1 2SF

t: +44(0) 20 7700 1414  f: +44 (0)8706 220367



Briffa are a leading law firm offering a one-stop-shop for all your IP needs including: advertising and marketing, data protection, designs, domain names, copyright, e-business, entertainment, games, IT, IP – disputes and deals, interactive media, know-how, secrets and confidential information, merchandising and licensing, patents, personality and images rights, trade marks.

Address: Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street ,Islington, London N1 0QH

t: + 44 (0) 20 7288 6003  w:

British Library Research

The British Library carries out patent novelty searches using experienced patent search staff and specialist worldwide patent databases, and produces a scanning list of possibly relevant published patents, which can be viewed online from the reading room (readers pass needed) or they will sell you copies. Typical search cost £120. 

Address: 96 Euston Road, London, NW1 2DB

t: +44 (0)20 7412 7903     w:

Chapman Molony

We advise on all aspects of obtaining and defending patent, trade mark, copyright and design rights.  Our technical expertise covers electrical, mechanical, optical and chemical technologies. Each of our attorneys has real commercial/industrial experience as an in-house patent attorney or an engineer/scientist. Offices: Salisbury; Bournemouth; Leamington Spa; Banbury; Cardiff; Swansea.

Address: Thorpe House, 17 Dormer Place, Leamington Spa, CV32 5AA

t: +44 (0) 1926 800 012    w:

Dummett Copp

Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys based in East Anglia (Ipswich). We have qualified professional staff in all areas of technology, and exceptional expertise in electronics and telecommunications. Please view our website. We offer an initial 30 minutes consultation for new clients, without charge and without obligation.

Address: 25 The Square, Martlesham Heath, IPSWICH, IP5 3SL

t: +44 (0) 1473 660 600    w:

Gallafents Ltd

Professional advice across the full spectrum of IP rights; securing patents, trademark and design registrations. Advising on licensing and copyright issues.

Address:  1 Sans Walk  London  EC1R 0LT

t: 020 7490 7090    e:   w:

Harrison Goddard Foote

HGF is a firm of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys with offices in Aberdeen, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Rugby, Sheffield and York. The firm specialises in protecting intellectual property for research institutions and businesses ranging from SMEs to multinationals. Sister law firm, HGF Law, has specialist IP solicitors experienced in exploiting and enforcing intellectual property rights.

Address: 40-43 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1JA

t: +44 (0) 20 7440 8900    w:

Handsome I.P. LimitedClick here to visit their website

We provide competitively priced advice and services relating to all types of intellectual property such as patents, designs, trade marks and copyright.  Our aim is to provide prompt advice which is tailored to your needs and which is in plain English.  See our website to see how we can help you.

Address: 7-28 Monmouth Street, Bath, BA1 2AP

t: 01225 420802   w:

ip21 LimitedClick here to visit their website

ip21 assists businesses to succeed through the intelligent use of intellectual property rights. Our patent attorneys, trade mark attorneys and business advisers are experienced in assisting early-stage and growing businesses to make effective use of intellectual property protection.

Address:  Warwick House, 65-66 Queen Street, London, EC4R 1EB

t: +44 (0) 203 327 1310    w:

Stevens Hewlett & Perkins

With offices in Bristol and London, we offer full patent, design and trademark services. Preliminary half hour consulations without cost or obligation are available.

Address:  1 Pemberton Row, London, EC4A 3BG

t: +44 (0) 20 7822 8410 w:

PR & Journalism

Compege  – ideas for competitive edge

Click here to visit their websiteA compact, accessible team of innovative PR advisors we communicate your message to influence your target audiences. Writing articles, press releases & proof-reading.  Planning and supporting marketing communications programmes and exploiting new media from blogs to Twitter.  Handling media briefings, product launches and trade events.
Contact: Keren Burney
Address: Mainline Business Centre, Station Road, Liss, Hampshire, GU33 7AD
t:  +44 (0)1730 894123 w:

Waylines Consulting

Waylines researches and writes case studies and articles for business media and IP organisations. Peter Prowse also runs seminars and workshops on writing and effective communications.
Contact: Peter Prowse 
Address: Byways, Farm Lane, Ashtead, Surrey, KT21 1LR
t: +44 (0)1372 271234    w: