Partner with 25 years experience of advising and litigating in the fields of IP and IT. Qualified both as a solicitor and a barrister, Anna focuses particularly on brands, designs and copyright. Her wide client base includes luxury goods, food and drink, pharmaceuticals, toys and games, hotels and entertainment, software, communications, home improvements, insurance and general retail companies. She represents clients in cases before the English and European Courts, the UK IPO and OHIM. A litigator with experience of urgent injunctions, co-ordinating complex cases in multiple jurisdictions, and tricky appeals. Anna sits as an Appointed Person, hearing appeals from the UK Trade Marks Registry.
Panel of Experts for Nominet's domain name DRS; CEDR accredited mediator; Board of Directors of INTA; TlPLO Council member; member of AIPPI, ITMA, CIPA, Pharmaceutical Trade Marks Group and Competition Law Association.
Trained at Linklaters: qualified 1988, partner 1996, Solicitor Advocate 2000; called to the Bar (Inner Temple) and joined Wilberforce Chambers 2003; Mediator (CEDR) 2004; Appointed Person 2007; joined Redd in January 2012.