Stratford Intellectual Property Recognized in IAM Patent 1000

    Stratford Intellectual Property is featured for the second time on the annual list of top patent agencies


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 26, 2023 – Stratford Group Ltd., a consulting team dedicated to supporting the growth, improvement and transformation of organizations and their leaders, is excited to announce that its IP practice, Stratford Intellectual Property has been recognized for the second consecutive year in the IAM Patent 1000; The World’s Leading Patent Professionals.  The annual guide (now in it's 12th edition) is billed as "the definitive resource for identifying top patent professionals and firm-wide private practice patent expertise in key jurisdictions around the globe."

    The directory praised Stratford Intellectual Property as “a pioneer in the realm of virtual IP management.” Receiving a bronze band in the area of prosecution, Stratford is recognized for it's thoroughness and ability to understand the value of IP, with "a solid team of experts on hand to deliver meticulous and all-encompassing protection."

    Again featured as recommended individuals (who are spotlighted in the publication for their ‘exceptional skill sets and profound insights’) are Stratford Intellectual Property President Natalie Giroux, (commended for her collaborative approach) and patent agent Doug Maclean who was praised as "a go-to patent agent, particularly in the mechanical and software space. He devises effective strategies that always take into consideration other jurisdictions. His advice and attention to detail result in very strong IP portfolios." Both Doug and Natalie received individual recognition in the 2022 IAM Patent 1000.

    Natalie has also been previously acknowledged for her thought leadership and IP strategy expertise with recognition on the 2021 and 2022 IAM Strategy 300, the WIPR 2022 and 2023 Leaders Guide, and a feature in the IAM Strategy 300 Global Leaders 2022 Guide.

    Each year, the IAM Patent 1000 identifies leading firms and individuals in intellectual property and is widely regarded as the definitive ‘go-to’ resource for those seeking to identify world-class, private practice patent expertise. Inclusion is based on factors such as depth of knowledge, market presence as well as peer and client feedback.

    You can read the full profile here.

    About Stratford Intellectual Property 

    Stratford Intellectual Property has been helping companies build, protect and get the full value out of their intellectual assets since 2009. Our passion is innovation. When you call on us to design and execute your IP strategy or to manage your IP portfolio, you get access to a unique blend of IP and business expertise. We work with companies looking to create, cultivate or commercialize on their innovative culture. We can help you improve the way you develop, protect, and monetize your entire IP portfolio – from patents, trade secrets, trademarks, design patents and domain names. 

    Stratford Intellectual Property is part of a team of business consultants and professionals at Stratford Group Ltd. Both brands draw on years of practical business experience and take a collaborative, cross-practice approach to help organizations and their leaders grow, improve and transform. 

    About Stratford Group Ltd. 

    Stratford Group Ltd. has been helping companies solve their business challenges since 2008. Our dedicated team draws on years of practical business experience and takes a collaborative, cross-practice approach to help organizations and their leaders grow, improve, and transform. Our diverse group of consulting expertise consists of management consulting and advisory, intellectual property strategy, and talent management experience and methodologies. We work with companies that need more than a ‘consultant’ — who are looking for a partner ready to live their business with them through thick and thin. We’ve been where you are. We can help you succeed.