Abigail joined Stratagem in 2005 and is a Chartered Trade Mark Attorney and member of CITMA. She began her career in private practice, moving in house to ICI in 1999 where she had responsibility for various trade mark portfolios within the ICI Group and management of the domain name portfolio.
Since working for Stratagem, Abigail has provided strategic advice in the fields of trade marks, copyright, designs, domain names and agreements to individuals, start-ups, SMEs and international companies, with the advice always being tailored to the business plan of each client.
As Head of Trade Marks & Copyright, Abigail has been involved in the resolution of many disputes and remains committed to resolving conflicts by agreement rather than taking a purely contentious line. She is also able to provide strategic advice on all elements of IP and how it can be used to grow a business, from funding, through due diligence and sale/acquisition.
Known for her common sense and invaluable advice, Abigail is always willing to share her experience through providing training in all forms of IP to clients and interest groups.