Nellie Jackson


Legal Director

"Nellie Jackson is a standout leader of the IP team at Birketts. She is responsive, commercial, helpful and knowledgeable, often going above and beyond."

Legal 500 [UK 2020]

Experience

Nellie qualified as a Barrister and Solicitor in New Zealand in 2002, becoming dual qualified as a Solicitor in the UK in October 2008. She joined Birketts in January 2016 and is a Legal Director in our Intellectual Property Team.

Though her experience covers the full range of intellectual property issues (both contentious and non-contentious), Nellie has particular experience in relation to trade mark, design and copyright protection, global brand launches and restructuring, advertising regulation and multi-platform advertising clearance. Nellie also has experience in dealing with anti-counterfeiting actions and preparing commercial agreements relating to the development and exploitation of IP.

Nellie is based in our Ipswich office.

Other Information

Nellie is dual qualified in England and Wales and New Zealand. She is also a registered trade mark and patent attorney in New Zealand and Australia.

Nellie is an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA) and a routine contributor to the CITMA Review.

Nellie is recommended and named as a 'Next Generation Lawyer' by Legal 500 [UK 2020]. Clients in this edition note that "Nellie Jackson is a standout leader of the IP team at Birketts. She is responsive, commercial, helpful and knowledgeable, often going above and beyond". Clients also say "Nellie Jackson has been fantastic to deal with throughout. She is a strong and prompt communicator and is an excellent listener - she spends time understanding our situation and needs and provides advice tailored to that".

Legal 500 UK 2020 - Next Generation Lawyer          Legal 500 UK 2020 Recommended Lawyer