Ben is a UK and European trade mark attorney, advising on a broad range of trade mark matters. This includes experience coordinating multinational filing and management of trade mark portfolios, as well as advising on international contentious matters. Ben practices before the UKIPO and the EUIPO, on both absolute and relative grounds of validity. He has experience drafting argument, as well as evidence collection and coordination to overcome registrability objections around the world. Ben contributes to Solicitors Journal on trade mark matters.

Ben graduated from the University of Manchester in 2013 with a first class Master’s degree in Chemistry. His research in the Organic Materials Innovation Centre (OMIC) in Manchester, investigating self-assembled monolayer organic compounds, which can be applied to a surface to use as electronic components. He now advises clientele in a range of industries, not only scientific, but luxury fashion and designer goods, industrial engineering and professional artists. 

'Rising Star' in Managing IP's IP STARS 2021 edition.

'Ranked' in Managing IP's IP STARS 2020 edition.

'Recognised' in The Legal 500 2021 edition.

WTR 2021 quotes that Ben Scarfield is a 'star [who] is firmly on the ascendant'.


Registered Trade Mark Attorney (UK)
IP Litigator - Trade Mark
MChem Chemistry – University of Manchester


The Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA)

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