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YorSolicitor is closed for business with effect from 1 October 2013 and the Sole Principal Dr Eileen McMorrow will not be taking any further instructions on behalf of this practice with effect from that date.

YorSolicitor is an experienced, cost-efficient and friendly solicitor practice
conveniently located in the heart of York
- a specialist in
Intellectual Property (IP), Commercial Law,
Contract Law, Information Technology (IT) Law and
Commercial Mediation.

YorSolicitor is the premier intellectual property solicitor in the York area. Our services are geared to identify and protect IP assets and to help clients gain the maximum profitability from their IP.
Please see our Services page for details of all the services we provide from our York office.

People tend to think of law as
black and white.
We suggest you add a touch of green.

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TECHTOGETHA ..... has arrived

TechTogetha for IT/Digital companies started 2nd Feb 2011 at the Catalyst Centre - York Science Park. A new networking forum in association with YorSolicitor, Head Resourcing and United by Design. Showcase your IT/Digital company using the Pecha Kucha 20 x 20 format (see Please click here to see more details (this will open the link in a new window).


On the 9th November 2010, YorSolicitor ran a seminar for Web Designers that provided answers to complicated legal issues surrounding the inspiration, design, creation and implementation of websites and corporate brands. Subjects covered included:

Ownership issues - (such as software, design & layout and images) Corporate branding E-commerce Who owns what? What intellectual property are you creating? Domain names Data protection and Privacy Terms and Conditions Overview of Laws more


On Monday 20th September 2010, YorSolicitor, a York-based, specialist intellectual property, commercial and IT contract solicitor's practice, played host to a group of top solo intellectual property solicitors from across the country. The event held was a training session by Westlaw IP training a company that provides training to intellectual property lawyers for matters of online referencing. more

What people are saying about us .......

"I have on several occasions instructed Eileen, and each time the end results have been good. Whether it be shareholder agreements or general advice on restructuring a company, Eileen always delivers a dedicated and thorough service and I would have no doubt in recommending her to others who need help with their intellectual property or contracts."
Martin Hathaway, Director, YourRail Ltd. YourRail
" YorSolicitor provided legal services for my company to create a software product licence. Eileen was extremely friendly, helpful and diligent. It was a pleasure to work with YorSolicitor. "
Pete Finnigan, Managing Director, Ltd.
"Dr. Eileen McMorrow of YorSolicitor is someone I have used on numerous occasions for my travel company, NYS Corporate. The work she has done has covered a host of areas, including software development contracts that protect the core software of the company. Eileen's work is always meticulously carried out and is always delivered to budget and on time. Eileen ensures that she understands the business thoroughly to ensure that one is legally protected. I would highly recommend her for your contractual needs concerning IP and IT. "
Daryl Pinnington, Managing Director, NYS Corporate