Allan is recognised in the legal directories as being a leading practitioner in the area of trade mark law.
Allan is a partner based in our London office.
He has particular expertise in all aspects of international brand management, protection and enforcement with a specific focus on portfolio management, legal clearance searches, contentious registry proceedings, and advising on global branding strategies. He has represented the owners of many of the most recognised and valuable international brands.
Allan has experience as a barrister, trade mark attorney, solicitor and in-house, when he spent three years as a director of the world’s largest branding consultancy, Interbrand.
Allan is a member and former Chair of INTA's Publications Committee and is a principal editor of their next major online publication on international trade mark enforcement. He is also a regular speaker at international industry conferences.