Janella Barr

Janella Barr

Partner - Trade Mark Attorney

A highly regarded trade mark attorney with extensive international experience, Janella specialises in advising companies on trade mark and brand protection requirements. She has particular expertise in advising clients with multiple brand portfolios and those targeting global markets.

With a strong commercial focus, Janella provides advice for a diverse client base - very often supporting both in-house legal teams or acting as a strategic adviser for senior management and brand management teams - on trade mark portfolio and budget management, enabling client companies to control their costs as part of their planning process.

She also has extensive knowledge of many jurisdictions across the world, and can advise and support clients comprehensively on geographical expansion plans, either to extend brands into new market places or develop new brands for specific target markets.



Trade mark and brand protection, clients with multiple brand portfolios and those targeting global markets


Janella is a Chartered Trade Mark Attorney and she has also previously been an examiner and a student tutor.


Janella has served on the Council of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA) during which time she became particularly involved in the information committee.

Awards & Recognition

MIP IP STARS - IP Star 2019, 2020, 2021; WWL: IP - Trademark Agents & Attorneys 2019