Tom Walley

Tom Walley

Trade Mark Attorney
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Tom Walley is a Chartered Trade Mark Attorney in the IP team in London.

Tom has nine years' experience of registering, protecting and exploiting IP in-house at multinational companies in the telecommunications, media, technology and fast-moving consumer goods sectors, and in private practice.

Tom Walley is a Chartered Trade Mark Attorney in the IP team in London.

Tom has nine years' experience of registering, protecting and exploiting IP in-house at multinational companies in the telecommunications, media, technology and fast-moving consumer goods sectors, and in private practice.

Tom’s practice focuses on trademark portfolio management and international trademark clearance, trademark filing and brand protection strategies.

Tom has experience in advising on trade mark and copyright infringements, passing off, and domain name disputes.

Tom is well-versed in oppositions and cancellation actions at the UK and EU Intellectual Property Offices.

Tom also has experience in carrying out IP and domain name audits and advising on changes in company names and the adoption of trade names.

CREDENTIALS
Education
  • Certificate in Trade Mark Practice, Nottingham Law School, 2019
  • Certificate in Trade Mark Law and Practice, Queen Mary, University of London, 2014
  • UK, EU & US Copyright Law, King's College London, 2011
  • LL.B., Legal Practice Course, BPP Law School, 2009
  • B.A., Classical Studies, King's College London, 2007
Professional Affiliations
    • Member, The Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys
    • Member, The Intellectual Property Regulation Board
Professional History
    • Qualified as a Chartered Trade Mark Attorney (2020)
    • Paralegal, Locke Lord LLP (2019-2021)
    • IP and Technology, Protection and Enforcement team, Fieldfisher LLP (2018)
    • IP Assistant - Vaping, Retail and Rothmans Brands, British American Tobacco plc. (2017-2018)
    • Trade Mark Paralegal, British American Tobacco plc. (2016-2017)
    • Trademark Administrator, Sky International AG (2015-2016)
    • Trademark Administrator, Trademark Eagle Ltd (2014-2015)
    • The Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys, Trade Mark Administrators' Course (2013)
    • Trademark Paralegal, Mathys & Squire LLP (2012-2013)