Yup, we’re the real deal. We come armed with all the same fancy legal qualifications, membership certificates and regulatory approvals as the big boys.
We’ve earnt our stripes out in the trenches of private legal practice (specialising only in intellectual property law), clocking up the battle scars of experience since 2001, so you can rest assured - we know our shizzle where IP is concerned.
Carrie joined the profession in 2001 and is a UK qualified Chartered Trade Mark Attorney, registered with CITMA, and an EU Trade Marks & Design Attorney and professional representative before the EUIPO. Carrie is fully regulated to practice by IPReg (the Intellectual Property Regulation Board).
Carrie has considerable experience in contentious UK and EU trade mark and designs proceedings, including negotiating and drafting settlement and co-existence agreements. She also has particular expertise in relation to franchising, and enjoys guiding clients through the complex process of getting their IP franchise-ready.
Motivated to offer legal services in a fresh and relevant way, Carrie set up Avatar IP.
Widely published in the profession, Carrie regularly contributes feature articles and case commentaries to professional publications. In her mission to increase IP awareness, Carrie has spoken at a number of conferences and has delivered training workshops and seminars for clients and university students.
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