Overview:

Paul has experience in assisting clients with obtaining trade mark registrations in a range of sectors including sport, food and drink, and fashion. He has also advised clients on a number of issues such as developing a suitable trade mark filing strategy globally, overcoming objections raised against applications, and providing a strategy during opposition proceedings.

Paul previously worked as a Brand Protection Assistant at Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Company. He assisted in supporting the coordination and management of trade mark infringement cases in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Experience:

  • Part of the award-winning ‘WTR Europe, Middle East, and Africa Team of the Year 2018’ in-house team
  • Assisted in the removal of over 7000 listings of counterfeit goods from both business-to-business and business-to-consumer e-commerce sites. This equated to the removal of 406 million individual counterfeit units

Testimonial:

“Paul was excellent in helping me overcome a potential trade mark opposition. Even though I am a very small SME he gave me his full attention, and great advice in an easy to understand manner. I hope to keep working with him as my business grows.”

Nicola Robinson, founder and director, Footbus Ltd.