Patent Translation

Patent Translation

At City Legal Translations we understand the technicalities and complexities of IP and patent-related documentation. Our sister company Intonation Ltd. translates technical patent documentation for leaders in the IP industry whereas we concentrate on the legal side of IP and patent-related matters.

Whether it's a dispute over intellectual property, patent litigation or prior art, we're relied on to translate over 25 million words of patent-related documentation every year. Our strict ISO-certified quality control procedures prevent any errors from occurring and our subject area expert linguists can be trusted to provide perfect translations, every time.

Why choose City Legal?

We have a unique, triple-check procedure in place to ensure the accuracy of our work. We work alongside patent attorneys and agents to give you a service you can rely on time and again.

All our patent and IP translations are carried out by subject matter experts with a minimum of five years' professional experience in the patent and IP fields. We carefully match IP and patent-related documents to each individual translator- whether it be more legalese that is required or an in-depth understanding of chemical, medical, technical or pharmaceutical patent and IP-related matters.

  • 25 million words of IP related documentation translated every year
  • Triple check procedure to ensure absolute accuracy
  • Matching of translators to individual IP subject area

Types of documents

The most common types of patent and IP documents we translate include:

  • EP Validations
  • PCT Applications
  • Patent Litigation documentation


In addition, we are an Accredited Member of the Association of Translation Companies and a Member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting. Certified to ISO 9001 standard, we can also provide certification for all translations to the level required for your case - whether overseas or in the UK.

To discuss your legal translation requirements further call 0800 0966 825 or alternatively click below for a quote.

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