Chartered UK Trade Mark Attorney
European Trade Mark Attorney
Alice graduated from the University of Bristol with an Honours degree in Biochemistry in 2010. She then completed a Masters in Intellectual Property Law and the Professional Certificate in Trade Mark Practice.
Prior to joining the firm, Alice worked at another firm of patent and trade mark attorneys.
Alice advises in relation to the initial selection of a mark, clearance searches, filing, prosecution and enforcement and helps clients develop a strategy to ensure that their trade mark portfolio fits with their business needs. She also advises in relation to trade mark opposition, invalidity, revocation and infringement actions, settlement negotiations and day-to-day portfolio management.
Although Alice helps clients in all commercial areas, her main clients are active in the food and drink, toys and games, pharmaceutical, medical devices, TV and entertainment sectors.
The importance of enforcing your trade marks online and on social media has increased in recent years and Alice has helped clients in relation to inappropriate use of trade marks on Instagram, Facebook and eBay as well as domain name and company name disputes.
Alice also has experience in securing registered design protection in the UK and EU.