Francesca brings a wealth of experience as a successful trade mark attorney with a proven track record spanning more than forty years in both industry and private practice. She has handled UK, EU and worldwide brand, trade mark, copyright and domain name matters for major companies including the Shell Group and as a senior trade mark attorney at BT plc [including Yell Limited (former Yellow Pages), O2 Limited (formerly BT Cellnet Limited)], and the BT Group and lines of business (BT Wholesale, BT Retail, BT Global Services, BT Operate, BT Innovate & Design); as well as Openreach (BT Group business) ]. Francesca has operated in private practice during the past ten years. In addition to her Franel TMPS practice, Francesca acts as Head of Trade Marks for London IP Ltd. and a consultant to Ogive Intellectual Property Limited.


  • Copyright
  • Domain names
  • Licensing
  • Litigation
  • Trade marks