BA (Hons), MSc, Chartered UK and European Trade Mark Attorney, Member of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys
Edwina is a qualified UK and European Trade Mark Attorney who advises clients in relation to UK and international trade mark strategy. She manages the portfolios for a variety of clients (from start-ups to large international companies) and specialises in conducting clearance searches and domain name searches, preparing risk analysis reports, filing and prosecuting trade marks, conducting trade mark oppositions, invalidity actions and revocation actions and drafting IP assignment agreements, licences and co-existence agreements.
Edwina obtained her bachelor’s degree in French from the University of London, before gaining her master’s in International Business from Nottingham University Business School. She stayed in Nottingham to gain her Professional Certificate in Trade Mark Practice, before she moved to London, where she worked in the IP team of a large firm.
Before Edwina joined the trade mark profession, the majority of her work was within marketing and advertising (in the UK and Paris) which strengthened her experience in corporate branding and eventually led her to a career in trade marks.
Edwina joined Potter Clarkson in April 2018 and outside of work, she enjoys travelling, wine and live music.