LLB (Hons), Chartered Trade Mark Attorney, Member of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys
Emmy obtained her LLB (Hons) in Law with Politics at the University of Birmingham before completing the Legal Practice Course. Emmy qualified as a Chartered Trade Mark Attorney in 2008 and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys.
Emmy has over 10 years of experience in advising clients on brand protection and managing their UK, EU and worldwide portfolios. Emmy specialises in the clearance and protection of trade marks and designs and provides strategic advice for clients seeking to develop, expand, maintain and enforce their rights. Emmy has advised on a wide range of brand protection issues such as certification marks, protection for non-traditional marks and company and domain name watching and enforcement. She has acted in contentious proceedings at the UKIPO and EUIPO and has particular experience with clients in the fashion, technology and media sectors.
Emmy was recognised by Who's Who Legal Trademarks 2015 and 2016 and WTR 1000 World's Leading Trademark Professionals since 2017 where her work was described as “precise in every respect, and she is brilliant at evaluating the pros and cons of any given situation or course of action nationally and internationally.” Emmy is a member of INTA's Harmonization of Trademark Law and Practices Committee and regularly advises at CITMA/UKIPO trade mark clinics.
Emmy joined Potter Clarkson in February 2019 and, in her spare time, enjoys running, yoga, baking and playing the piano.