Rina Sond > Longmores Solicitors LLP > Hertford, England > Lawyer Profile

Longmores Solicitors LLP
24 CASTLE STREET
HERTFORD
SG14 1HP
England

Work Department

Company Commercial

Position

Rina is a Company Commercial partner specialising in Intellectual Property. She deals with a wide range of company issues and commercial contracts, including terms and conditions, supply and distribution agreements, franchises and licensing issues. She regularly advises her clients in protecting, managing and maximizing the value of their IP. She has acted for a wide range of clients from many industry sectors, including retail, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, IT and service industries.

Career

Rina has over 19 years of experience in advising businesses on a range of corporate, commercial and IP issues.

Paralegal at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (1997-1999); Trained at Barlow Lyde & Gilbert (2000-2001); qualified 2001; then joined Sherrards Solicitors as assistant solicitor (2001-2004); career break to travel (2004-2005); associate solicitor at Curry Popeck Solicitors (2006-2012); associate solicitor at Oury Clark Solicitors (2012-2014); senior solicitor then partner (2017) at Longmores Solicitors LLP (2014-present).

Languages

Fluent in Punjabi; basic French

Memberships

Rina is an allied member of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA); and a committee member of the Association of Asian Women Lawyers (AAWL).

Education

Rainham School for Girls; London South Bank University (1993-1997) LLB Law, 2:1; University of Law (1997-1998) Legal Practice Diploma

Leisure

Reading, skiing, travelling, spending time with my family

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

Longmores Solicitors LLP advises clients on commercial agreements, relating to IP, data protection and IT, as well as business process outsourcing agreements. Former Weightmans LLP principal associate Michael Budd recently joined the firm as company commercial head; he now works alongside Rina Sond, who generally acts for owner-managers of medium-sized companies and has IP commercial contract expertise. Thomas Knight also joined the team from Tindall Riley & Co in December 2019.