Bengzon Negre Untalan ("BNU") is a law firm focused on the practice of intellectual property law -- a dynamic fusion of lawyers with extensive experience in all areas of intellectual property and information technology. BNU's partners have similar backgrounds and training: they obtained their law degrees from the top law schools in the country and worked for the biggest and most prestigious law firms prior to setting up their own specialized practice.
The firm has a full complement of associates, technical consultants, paralegals and staff who are specially trained in intellectual property and information technology practice. The firm is equipped with a management information system and special software which manages its clients' trademark, patent and copyright portfolio.
Chambers and Partners has consistently ranked BNU as a “Tier 2” intellectual property law firm in the Philippines since 2010, alongside institutional law firms more than twice its size.
BNU is a member of the International Trademark Association (INTA), Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA), Intellectual Property Association of the Philippines (IPAP), Licensing Executives Society of the Philippines (LES), and MARQUES.