The move sees the London-headquartered law firm invest in a new office at Abbey House at 32 Booth Street.
Gary Johnston, partner at Mathys & Squire LLP, said: “We are delighted to be an integral part of the thriving business community in the North West and we look forward to assisting both new and existing clients develop and maximise commercially their intellectual property rights.”
“Demonstrating a real understanding and empathy with clients who are based on our doorstep is a real driving force for us.
“The North West’s heartbeat is innovation and entrepreneurship – history has shown us that and the future shows no sign of letting up.
“We want to continue to be a part of that.”