- Head of Trade Marks & Designs
Heather is a UK and European Registered Trade Mark Attorney and advises on the full spectrum of trade mark law and practice. Heather specialises in assisting clients in the management of their trade mark and design portfolios in the UK and overseas. In particular, she advises on the registrability and availability of new trade marks, strategic global filing strategies and trade mark and design filing and prosecution work.
Heather has advised clients on passing off and trade mark infringement and is a qualified UK Trade Mark Litigator & Advocate. In addition, Heather has regularly represented clients before the UK and Community Trade Mark Office in trade mark opposition and cancellation proceedings.
Before joining the profession, Heather worked as a Trading Standards Enforcement Officer and gained valuable experience in tackling anti-counterfeiters.
In their words
"I strive to add value by working closely with businesses to develop and implement strategies to protect and enhance the value and integrity of their trade marks and designs."