Kate Cheney – Trade Mark Attorney
Kate studied Intellectual Property as part of her law degree and gained a deep interest in trade mark law when she completed her dissertation on the changes in trade mark law in the UK. After concluding the LPC in Nottingham, Kate joined Carpmaels & Ransford, the well-established London based firm of patent and trade mark attorneys where she trained and qualified.
During her time there she built up a 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 European Union trade mark applications and oppositions, filing and prosecution of International Registrations under the Madrid Protocol, advising on and filing overseas trade mark applications, global assignment work and advising on infringement issues.
Kate represents a variety of global portfolios for clients with such diverse interests as whisky, lawnmowers and clothing
Kate is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys and for 7 years was an Examiner for the Institute.
Education and qualifications
LLB (Hons), Cardiff University LPC, Nottingham Law School
Chartered Trade Mark Attorney, by Examination 2006 Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys European Trade Mark Attorney