UPC London Location

On 11 August 2015, the UK Intellectual Property Office announced that the UK Government has leased space in Aldgate Tower, a new building immediately adjacent to Aldgate East underground station, to house London’s section of the Central Division of the Unified Patent Court (UPC) and the UK Local Division. The London section of the Central Division has been given responsibility for patents in the fields of chemistry, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology.

Enquiries relating to the UPC and the EU’s unitary patent can be directed to Dr Lawrence King, Partner within our Chemistry, Biotechnology and Pharmaceuticals Patent department.

The court’s location is shown in the map below, with directions from our offices at 10 Old Bailey, London, EC4M 7NG.

Further information on the UPC is available here.

UPC London Location

Aldgate Tower
Whitechapel High St
E1 7PU

Nearest underground station: Aldgate East

Nearest mainline station: Liverpool Street or Fenchurch Street