Alison is a Chartered Trade Mark Attorney and Partner at Dehns.

She manages all aspects of international trade mark portfolios in a wide range of fields including entertainment, merchandising and fashion. Alison provides strategic advice regarding trade mark protection and has substantial experience in handling trade mark applications and oppositions before the United Kingdom and European Union Trade Mark offices and in numerous other territories through local firms of overseas associates.

Alison has experience of filing UK and EU-wide applications for customs action as well as liaising with associates to file national applications for customs action in other EU territories. Her experience includes pro-actively requesting customs monitoring with customs authorities as part of an anti-counterfeiting strategy as well as reacting to ex-officio customs notifications.

Alison also handles registered designs.


  • Trade marks