Jandan Aliss

Jandan Aliss – Trade Mark Attorney

Joined Nucleus IP in 2008
+44 (0)20 3102 9014

Jandan (Dani) studied Trade Mark, Design and Copyright law at university as part of her Masters Degree in Management of Intellectual Property. On graduation she knew she wanted to specialise in this area and began her professional career at Bromhead & Co as a trainee. On qualifying Dani joined Carpmaels & Ransford, the well-established London based firm of patent and trade mark attorneys where she stayed for eleven years.

Since joining Nucleus IP Dani has been using her broad range of experience including trade mark clearance searching, advising on the inherent registrability of trade marks, advising on global portfolio strategies, filing and prosecution of UK and Community trade mark applications and oppositions and similarly of International Registrations under the Madrid Protocol, advising on and filing overseas trade mark applications, global assignment work and on infringement issues.

Dani has been an Examiner for the Trade Mark Practice Foundation Paper, the Advanced Community Trade Mark and International Trade Mark Law & Practice for the Institute of Trade Mark Attorrneys.

Education and qualifications
BSc. (Hons), Imperial College, London MSc. Queen Mary, London
Registered Trade Mark Attorney by Examination 1997, FITMA
European Trade Mark Attorney

Jandan’s Team


Joined Nucleus IP in 2001.
ITMA Administrators Course 2000.
Associate Member of ITMA.

Before joining Nucleus IP, Janice worked in the Intellectual Property Department of British Telecommunications plc assisting the head of patents and head of trade marks.

At Nucleus IP Janice works with Jandan Aliss and Francis Preedy’s teams and is involved in all aspects of trade mark formalities.


Joined Nucleus IP in 1981.
ITMA Administrators Course 2008.
Associate Member of ITMA.

Before joining Nucleus IP David worked for the BBC in their Publications Department.

At Nucleus IP he has been involved in all aspects of trade mark formalities and has worked with most of Nucleus IP's major clients.

David works with Francis Preedy, Jandan Aliss, Andrew Murch and Kate Cheney's teams.


Joined Nucleus IP in 1976.
ITMA Administrators Course 2000.
Associate Member of ITMA

Paul joined TMOA as Office Junior direct from School at the age of 16 to attend to the mail and related general office duties.

Progressing through the company, Paul became responsible for the UK Records and Formalities Section and is now a paralegal working with Kate Cheney and Andrew Murch’s teams.


Joined Nucleus IP in 1986.

Before joining Nucleus IP Sue worked at The Co-operative Bank Plc for three years.

Sue works with Jennifer Hitchcock, Jandan Aliss and Kate Cheney's teams providing technical assistance.


Joretta worked in a variety of office roles prior to joining Nucleus IP. These included: PA to a Publisher at PH Energy Analysis Limited, Secretary/Office Manager at Philip Rockhill & Associates and Patent Secretary at Royal Ordinance plc.

At Nucleus IP Joretta is part of Jandan Aliss' team.