Welcome to HIDDLESTON TRADE MARKS, incorporating marshall law



Hiddleston Trade Marks is a new type of trade mark practice, working with a large range of clients in the UK, EU and worldwide.

We aim to provide our trade mark services with a new eye and fresh approach. Hiddleston Trade Marks has over 25 years’ experience in the prosecution and protection of trade marks.  As a firm we are young enough in our approach to be adaptable and flexible to what our clients want, but with the experience to provide you with the advice that you need, when you need it most.

We know that you need a service which adapts to what your business needs; one which reacts quickly and enables you to access advice quickly and cost effectively. That’s why we offer a bespoke range of services from our Gold Package for large multi-national companies to our MarkMaker Plan for SME’s and start-up companies.


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We are pleased to announce that Marshall Law has now merged with Hiddleston Trade Marks. Marshall Law and Hiddleston Trade Marks are both trade mark firms based in the Sevenoaks area of Kent acting for multinational clients and clients within the southeast region.

The merger offers an exciting opportunity for Hiddleston Trade Marks to expand its client base and team. Vernon Law, the former principal, of Marshall Law will join our team as a consultant.

The new expanded business will serve the multinational and local clients operating in a large range of fields, including financial, banking, computer software, entertainment, restaurant and retail services, through to paper industries, confectionery, food and bakeries.


We offer the following specialist trade mark services:

  • The filing and registration of UK and European Union trade mark applications, international registrations and national applications world-wide;

  • Advice in relation to trade mark oppositions and disputes, both in the UK, EU and world-wide;

  • The searching and clearance of trade marks in the UK / EU and world-wide;

  • Trade mark portfolio management – the renewal and maintenance of trade mark registrations world-wide



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Few trademark practitioners in the entire WTR 1000 garner as many recommendations as Mark Hiddleston, who runs his own eponymously title boutique. The following is a sample of the commentary he incites: “Mark provides tailored and commercial advice which is expressed in clear and user-friendly language. His experience on UK and EU trademarks is second to none. He shows the highest level of commitment to his work and his clients and has boundless trademark knowledge”
— World Trademark Review 2019
He (Mark Hiddleston) is a true professional with the most through knowledge of his subjects and displays the highest level of commitment possible. He provides excellent, timely and strategic advice on trade mark protection and is dogged and strategically minded when challenging cases come along. He can be counted on to keep his clients’ interests and budgets at the front of his mind
— World Trademark Review 2018
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Mark Hiddleston is exceptionally creative and dogged in his determination to achieve the desired result. Service oriented, he is very responsive and mindful of budgets, and just a delight to work with.

He demonstrates a high level of attention to detail, while communicating in a clear and logical manner. His service is uniformly matched with a genuine and sincere desire to help clients in a way that is cost effective and pragmatic.
— World Trademark Review 2017
Mark Hiddleston – He’s a modest man with great talent, who shows amazing creativity and tenacity in pursuing particularly difficult applications.

He is uniquely reliable and his interest in his clients is genuine and sincere.
— World Trademark Review 2016
Mark Hiddleston wins effusive praise from clients as “extraordinarily capable, creative, responsive and hardworking”.
— World Trademark Review 2015

Essential Reading

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