Jake is an associate in the brands, designs and copyright team. He qualified in September 2019 after training at the firm.
Most of Jake’s experience is in brand enforcement and IP disputes, where he regularly drafts or responds to cease and desist letters. He has been involved with devising a strategy for promptly enforcing rights in the context of social media removals in the fast fashion industry. Recent litigation experience includes supporting the team in a passing off High Court trial concerning the colour and shape of asthma inhalers.
Jake has experience with trade mark prosecution matters including drafting submissions and witness statements and responding to objections raised by the EUIPO. He has also assisted in advising clients on advertising matters and contributed to the latest edition of International Advertising Law.
- BSc Management, University of Warwick
- Postgraduate Diploma, Intellectual Property Law & Practice, University of Oxford