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.