Alice has been working in the IP profession for almost a decade and assists clients in devising and establishing their brand protection strategy from initial selection of a trade mark through clearance searches, to filing, prosecution and enforcement.

The majority of Alice’s work focuses on start-ups and medium sized UK clients in the early stages of protecting their brand, making sure that the right questions are asked at the outset and providing strategic advice.  She also deals with large multi-national clients where the focus lies more in enforcement and portfolio management, including health checks of existing portfolios.

Alice is part of our specialist Food & Drink & Hospitality team and particular expertise in guiding start-ups in this area preparing to launch a new product.

Some of the commercial sectors in which Alice specialises include:

  • Food, drink and hospitality
  • Pharmaceuticals and aesthetics
  • Entertainment and retail

Alice has particular experience in:

  • Opposition and cancellation procedures at the UKIPO
  • Strategic advice relating to clearance
  • Domain name disputes
  • Companies House disputes
  • Take down requests

UK Trade Mark Attorney
Member of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA)
CITMA Basic IP Litigation Certificate affording advocacy rights at the IPEC (UK)

Alice graduated from the University of Bristol with an Honours Degree in Biochemistry.  Alice also has a Master’s degree in Intellectual Property Law from Queen Mary, University of London.