Maria Muntean

Maria Muntean

Associate - Trade Mark Attorney

Maria is a recently qualified trade mark attorney and has experience in advising clients on brand protection, clearance searching and enforceability of rights.

She joined Potter Clarkson in 2019 and advises clients on a wide range of brand protection issues, such as trade mark prosecution, contentious proceedings and company and domain name enforcement. She is also an active member of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA).

Maria advises clients operating in a variety of sectors, including creative industries, consumer goods and service industries.



Maria obtained a bachelor of law degree from Babes-Bolyai University in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, followed by a master of laws degree in intellectual property law from the University of Manchester. She also completed the Queen Mary University of London Postgraduate Certificate in Trade Mark Law and Practice and the Trade Mark Practice Professional Certificate at Nottingham Trent University.


LLB (Hons), LLM, PgC, Chartered Trade Mark Attorney

Awards & Recognition

Maria has completed both courses required for qualifying as a trade mark attorney with distinction. She has also completed her LLM in intellectual property law with distinction and has been awarded scholarships of merit throughout her LLB studies in Romania.


Outside work, Maria enjoys travelling and live music. 


English, Romanian