Sophie is an Associate (Trade Mark Attorney) in the Intellectual Property department.
Sophie advises on a variety of contentious and non-contentious soft intellectual property matters with a particular focus on trade marks and designs. She advises on trade mark and design clearance, filing advice, protection and enforcement. Sophie also handles the management of trade mark portfolios in the UK, EU and worldwide and has experience working on trade mark and design disputes before the UK IPO and EUIPO.
Sophie works with clients ranging from individuals to multinational corporations across a number of sectors including retail, real estate, media and entertainment, fashion and finance.
Sophie qualified as a Trade Mark Attorney in 2019.
- Brand clearance and trade mark and design filing strategy
- Management of worldwide trade mark and design filing programmes and portfolios
- Contentious matters (oppositions, cancellation and invalidity actions) before the UK IPO and EU IPO
- Management of international trade mark disputes and settlement
Associate (Trade Mark Attorney), Mishcon de Reya LLP
Trade Mark Attorney, BDB Pitmans LLP
Trainee Trade Mark Attorney, BDB Pitmans LLP
Paralegal, BDB Pitmans LLP
Nottingham Trent University, Professional Certificate in Trade Mark Practice
Queen Mary University of London, Postgraduate Certificate in Trade Mark Law and Practice
BPP Law, Legal Practice Course
BPP Law, Graduate Diploma Law
University of the South West of England Bristol, BA (Hons) Sociology