Manuela's substantial trade mark practice ranges from clearance searches and prosecution, to due diligence projects, oppositions and other contentious matters, negotiations and IP focused contracts. She manages a number of worldwide trade mark portfolios being responsible for their overall strategy.

Her client base and experience cover a broad spectrum of industries, but in particular, pharmaceuticals, fashion and sport. In 2013 Manuela founded Keltie's Sports Trade Mark Practice, which she heads. Moreover, Manuela co-heads the Keltie design team responsible for design clearance for prominent jewellery brands.

Manuela is also experienced in domain name and copyright matters. Manuela aims to provide advice to maintain a commercial perspective and enable clients to make informed business decisions.


  • Anti-counterfeiting
  • Company names
  • Copyright
  • Designs
  • Trade marks