I am a senior trade mark attorney in our Intellectual Property Group based in Dubai office, with over 20 years' extensive experience in all aspects of intellectual property including brand protection and brand portfolio management.

I advise clients on the registration and enforcement of their intellectual property across Europe, Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, and internationally. I help clients with managing their worldwide portfolios, implementing global brand clearance and filing strategies, resolving registration issues, settling third party disputes, stopping infringements and devising worldwide enforcement strategies. I provide clients with practical advice and cost effective ways to protect their intellectual property.

Clients include multi-national companies, smaller organisations and individuals from sectors such as aviation, fashion, retail, entertainment, restaurants, cosmetics, real estate, pharmaceuticals and telecommunications.

I am a member of The Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA) and International Trademark Association (INTA).

  • I advised and represented a well known telecommunications company and a well known grooming company on the enforcement of their famous brands against infringers in the UAE.
  • I advised and represented an international education company on the registration of their trade marks around the world.
  • I advised a famous mattress company and a real estate company on rebranding and have registered their new trade marks and logos worldwide.
  • I advised and represented a well known electrical appliance manufacturer in a UAE trade mark opposition with their former distributer.
  • I advised a well known cosmetics company on the enforcement of their brands and successfully stopped infringers selling counterfeits of their products in multiple countries around the world including in Europe, India, USA and Latin America.
  • I advised a famous toy manufacturer on a trade mark infringement lawsuit in Saudi Arabia.
  • I advised and represented an international education company in a dispute with a financial solutions company in the UK, which was successfully settled amicably.
Education
  • University of Edinburgh, BSc General Science (Computer Science)
  • Nottingham Trent University, Registered Trade Mark Attorney and Intellectual Property Litigation Skills
Admissions
  • UK Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA)
  • UAE Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department