Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks (Band 3)
Practice Areas: Partner and founder of Hogan Lovells' Alicante office in charge of European trademark and design clearance, prosecution and management, including advice on pan-European enforcement of Community trademarks and designs. Has handled numerous cases before the General Court and European Court of Justice, including the first case concerning Community Designs. Has particular experience in the enforcement of marks/families of marks with a reputation, dealing with registered/unregistered prior rights from numerous EU countries, and ADR. Frequent author and speaker on issues surrounding European trademark and design law and practice.
Professional Memberships: INTA; ECTA; PTMG; GRUR.
Career: Qualified 1994; Partner 1999.