Acting first and foremost to serve our clients' interests is at the heart of our practice. We provide frank and practical advice about what is best for your business.

We only advise on our specialist areas and do not attempt to “have a go” outside of our comfort zone - Intellectual Assets are simply too important to be treated in this way.

We take pride in the quality of our work products, both in the skill involved in preparing patent applications and opinions, and in our IT infrastructure that ensures consistent quality of presentation and advice.

Legal Information

© Copyright 2013-2015 Scintilla Intellectual Property Ltd. All rights reserved.


SCINTILLA is a registered trade mark and trading name of Scintilla Intellectual Property Ltd.
The circuit track “S” device is also a trade mark of Scintilla Intellectual Property Ltd.



Scintilla Intellectual Property Ltd is registered in Scotland, SC492008.
Registered Address: The Centrum Building, 38 Queen Street, Glasgow G1 3DX.
VAT Number GB 200 7524 54.


Scintilla Intellectual Property Ltd is regulated by IPREG.


Scintilla Intellectual Property Ltd is registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office under registration reference ZA101912.


Scintilla and its managers are regulated by IPREG and subject to its code of conduct. Peter McBride is a Registered Patent Attorney, a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys, and a member of the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (EPI). The EPI also prescribes its own code of conduct.


Scintilla operates a formal complaints procedure. Any complaint not resolved directly with Scintilla can be taken up with IPREG. A further right of redress is available through the Legal Ombudsman.