Jennifer Hitchcock

Jennifer Hitchcock – Trade Mark Attorney

Jennifer studied Trade Mark, Design and Copyright law at university as part of her law degree. On graduation she knew she wanted to stay in the profession and joined the company as a trainee trade mark attorney.

Jennifer has great depth of knowledge in the filing and prosecution of UK and European UnionTrade Marks in particular trade mark clearance and advisory work relating to overcoming official objections to the inherent registrability of trade marks. A substantial part of her practice involves dealing with UK refusals of International Registrations under the Madrid Protocol, referred to her by overseas attorneys.

She represents a large number of overseas clients seeking to register their marks in the UK and Europe and is also involved in the management of the international trade mark portfolios for several overseas clients.

Education and Qualifications
LLB (Hons), London Guildhall University
Chartered Trade Mark Attorney, by examination, 2002                                                 Member of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys
European Trade Mark Attorney

Jennifer’s team

Joined Nucleus IP in 1990.
ITMA Administrators Course 1999.
Associate Member of ITMA.

Claire has extensive knowledge of all aspects of trade mark and designs formalities and also has experience of registering and maintaining domain names.

Claire currently deals with formalities work with Jennifer Hitchcock and Kate Cheney's teams.

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, Kate Cheney and Jennifer Hitchcock'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 Ese Akpogheneta, Jandan Aliss and Jenny Hitchcock's and 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.

Joined Nucleus IP in 2001.

Before joining Nucleus IP Deborah worked in the surveying industry.

Deborah is part of Jandan Aliss and Jennifer Hitchcock's teams.

In addition to her secretarial duties to Deborah makes good use of her organisational skills, keeping evidence packs up to date for major clients. This negates the need to revert to clients each time evidence is required for a contentious matter.