IP Inclusive

IP Inclusive is the collective initiative of the intellectual property (IP) professions to encourage diversity and inclusion.

CITMA Benevolent Fund

We provide support for members of the trade mark profession and their families during times of financial hardship via our Benevolent Fund.


LawCare is the charity that promotes and supports good mental health and wellbeing across the legal community in the UK and Ireland.



Legal mental health charity LawCare launches champions scheme

Legal mental health charity LawCare has launched a new advocacy scheme ‘LawCare Champions’ to coincide with World Mental Health Day. 

10th Oct 2019 | News

The case for compassion

Taking a little more time to understand both ourselves and the people we work with, and being more accepting of what we find and who we are, is a great way of improving everyone’s mental wellbeing.

10th Oct 2019

Preventing suicide in the legal community

Suicide remains something of a taboo, especially in professional circles. LawCare is encouraging a more open culture in the law where people talk about their feelings and ask for help.

10th Oct 2019

IP Inclusive mental health resources

Mental health support is key to an inclusive working environment, which is why IP Inclusive is working with Jonathan’s Voice to improve mental health throughout the IP professions.

10th Oct 2019

Survey shows importance of mental wellbeing in IP professions

IP Inclusive has published a new survey, which demonstrates that more needs to be done on mental wellbeing in the IP legal professions.

18th Sep 2019 | News

Why mental health matters

“No one is immune and most of us cannot cope alone.” How can we maintain positive mental health? LawCare’s Ann Charlton shared her insight and tips.

3rd Jun 2019