Through her work with a wide range of clients from individuals to SMEs to International businesses owning global brands, both in private practice and in-house, Nina has developed a practical and personal approach to advising clients on brand matters. Clients appreciate that her advice is tailored to their business requirements. Nina is experienced in all areas of trade mark protection and enforcement before the UK and EU IP Offices, as well as internationally.
Nina has considerable experience in the area of contentious work, with a particular focus on settlement negotiations and drafting agreements. Nina enjoys negotiating and believes there is always a settlement to be had, if appropriate. She takes a practical, creative and commercial approach to negotiations and focuses on achieving settlements which not only safeguard clients’ current business interests, but also take into account potential future expansion.
Nina is confident at advising on global trade mark protection strategies as a result of managing worldwide trade mark portfolios.
During her time working in-house, Nina gained a valuable insight into the exploitation of a brand through licensing and is experienced at negotiating and drafting licences.
Away from work, Nina finds her headspace in yoga and enjoys cycling, visiting art exhibitions and keeping up with fashion. She also has a passion for France and all things French.
Her qualifications include:
Registered Trade Mark Attorney
European Trade Mark and Design Attorney
Member, Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys
BA Hons French and Art in a Community Context