End-to-end integrated

A world leader delivering Intellectual Property

solutions across the Innovation cycle.

Discover our Unitary Patent dedicated solutions

More than 20,000 organizations
in 30 countries
rely on us.

Our state-of-the-art platform of software and services


Ensure competitive longevity by
maximizing your patent assets.


Targeted support throughout the entire
trademark, design and domain life cycles.


Connecting people, data and initiatives to innovate faster than ever.

The highest standards
in quality, security and corporate social responsibility.

As an incentive to innovation, Intellectual Property is a key driver for business growth, quality-of-life improvement, public safety, or consumer confidence.
That’s why we provide technology-driven solutions to facilitate the development of innovation in an efficient, secure, and sustainable way.

Only at Questel

We commit for more transparency, consistency, and seamless productivity.

#1 Patent Filer
#1 IP Translation

Streamlined patenting support services. How great IP organizations work ? Discover our integrated and centralized model and why the world's top filers rely on us.

#1 Trademark Filer

Support throughout the trademark life cycle. Improve efficiency and reduce costs through our end-to-end trademark services, from searching and watching to filing and enforcement, domain name management, and IP renewals.

Smart IP portfolio management.

By integrating data and services into our IPMS, you can reduce risks, automate docketing process, generate IP metrics and cost-forecast or directly order IP services.

#1 IP Data Quality
Search & Analytics

Don't miss any signal, threat or opportunity! Support and strengthen your IP strategy, unlock hidden insights, by accessing unparalleled data search and analytics capabilities through an integrated suite of business intelligence tools.

A holistic approach of Innovation management.

Innovation decision makers need Business Intelligence and Smart Workflows, to accelerate and secure their innovation roadmaps.

Optimize tasks with advanced LegalTech solutions.

Streamline complex legal operations and gain full visibility of your entire legal ecosystem with one collaborative, user-configurable software suite.

Resources Hub

Questel provides a free place to learn about Intellectual Property and Innovation. Stay up-to-date on your industry best practices.

Events & Webinars

Questel participates and organizes multiple events, onsite or virtual, all over the world.

Equinox IP MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE Questel acquires Equinox, extends portfolio of
IP management system
Equinox has grown substantially in recent years with its team of 36 employees now supporting almost 250 clients in 25 countries. By joining the Questel group, the company and software are now poised to expand further internationally, benefiting from a global sales team based in 30 countries. Read the press release
ISO 27001 SOFTWARE Questel reinforces
information security
commitment with
ISO 27001
This certification, which represents the latest milestone in Questel’s ongoing commitment to information security, provides additional peace of mind to clients that their valuable IP and related assets are being protected from theft, loss or attack. Read the press release
Markify IP SERVICES Questel acquires
Trademark search and
watch specialist Markify
Markify is a technology-driven SaaS company, providing searching and watching services to trademark professionals. Markify has a strong reputation and proposes one of the largest collection of worldwide Trademark databases. Read the press release
fuji-electric-it IP PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT Questel and Fuji Electric
IT Solutions signed
a business alliance.
To better deliver high-quality solutions in the Japanese market, Questel and Fuji Electric IT Solutions decided to build a strategic alliance. Fuji Electric IT Solutions supports customers’ intellectual property activities with 20 years of business know-how and experience with the best IP solutions. Read the press release
Morningside IP SERVICES Questel announces the
successful completion
of PAVIS, Novagraaf and
Brandstock acquisitions
Questel, a global leader in intellectual property solutions, announced today that it has closed the acquisitions of PAVIS and Novagraaf reported in March 2021. In accordance with its business roadmap, Questel has also completed the acquisition of the remaining minority shareholders of the Munich-based Brandstock company. Read the press release
Morningside IP SERVICES Questel aquires
IP services leader
The acquisition is part of Questel’s strategy to act as a one-stop-shop for all of its clients’ IP needs. Since Morningside is one of the largest patent translation companies in the world, the acquisition consolidates Questel’s position as a leading IP translation provider.

Morningside also has a major global law firm presence which will allow Questel to significantly expand and diversify its customer base.
Read the press release
NovaGraaf Navagraaf and Pavis IP SERVICES Questel to acquire
PAVIS and Novagraaf

The private equity firm that launched NovumIP, Paragon Partners, will become an investor in Questel, as a mark of its confidence in the market potential of Questel with its new additions. Global IP solutions provider Questel announced today that it has agreed to acquire NovumIP, a group comprised of PAVIS and Novagraaf. Read the press release
Innosabi INNOVATION Questel acquires
majority stake
in innosabi
Questel announces the acquisition of the majority stake of innosabi GmbH, an Innovation Management platform based in Munich, Germany, with 55 full-time employees. innosabi provides a single software solution to develop and market innovations faster. Read the press release
Questel acquires
Questel announces the acquisition of doeLEGAL, an Enterprise Legal Management and eDiscovery legal technology company based in Wilmington, Delaware, with 50 years of experience. doeLEGAL’s mission is to provide clients with control over their cases and costs in order to make better-informed decisions. Read the press release
Renewal IP SERVICES Questel acquires
With this acquisition, Questel accelerates its successful strategy of transforming the IP industry by providing centralized, transparent, and cost-effective IP services across the entire innovation lifecycle. Questel announces the acquisition of RenewalsDesk, a UK-based company specializing in patent annuity services. Read the press release
Questel acquires NRI
Cyber Patent
This is Questel’s third acquisition in Japan to advance its strategy of both reinforcing its Japanese presence and enriching its Intellectual Asset Management portfolio. Questel announces the acquisition of NRI Cyber Patent, a Tokyo based company founded in 1998 by the Nomura Research Institute which specializes in SaaS solutions for IP. Read the press release
Questel acquires
Questel Announces the Acquisition of AboutInnovation.com to Strengthen its IAM Products and Services and launch Orbit Capture. Read the press release
EPValidation IP SERVICES Questel acquires
Direct Validation
Direct Validation is a world leader in validations of European patents, the process of transforming European patents into national patents. Questel, one of the world’s largest intellectual property software and service providers, has signed an agreement to acquire Direct Validation. Read the press release
Yoomap yoomap INNOVATION Questel acquires
Majority stake in
Questel, one of the world’s largest intellectual property software and service providers, has signed an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Yoomap, a leader in open innovation software. Read the press release
Brandstock IP SERVICES Questel acquires
Majority stake in
Questel, one of the world’s largest intellectual property software and service providers, has signed an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Brandstock, an international player in IP Services. Read the press release
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