She works for a range of clients from independent tech start-ups to established companies in multiple sectors, providing strategic advice on trade marks and branding, copyright, design rights, databases, patents and confidential information, including commercial contracts and licences relating to IP.Alison also advises businesses on IP infringement or other commercial disputes. She has particular experience dealing with disputes arising from software projects and licensing, social media misuse, IP misappropriated by employees, and breach and termination of IP/IT contracts. Alison has represented clients in arbitration, mediation and litigation before the High Court, Court of Appeal and Intellectual Property Enterprise Court.
Please note: The experience list above may include examples of work completed prior to joining Keystone Law.
Alison holds a Master’s in Intellectual Property Law from University College London (UCL). She was subsequently invited back to teach the International Trade Marks course to Master’s students at UCL.
|2018||Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor|
|2010–2018||Kemp Little LLP | Associate and Senior Associate|
|2009||Qualified as a solicitor|
|2007-2009||Taylor Wessing LLP | Trainee|