Charlotte Duly > Charles Russell Speechlys LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
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Work Department

Intellectual Property


Charlotte Duly specialises in the protection, maintenance and enforcement of trade marks, including  brand clearance, along with copyright and domain name issues and the protection of designs.

Charlotte has over 16 years experience of managing a number of large clients with global trade mark portfolios, including clearing new brands and devising protection and enforcement strategies, along with oppositions and cancellation actions, domain name disputes, settlement negotiations, mediation, coexistence agreements and assignments.

Charlotte assists clients of all sizes from diverse sectors including software, finance, insurance, fashion, retail, food and drink, sports, leisure, entertainment and technology.

Charlotte is a co-author of ‘A User’s Guide to Trade Marks and Passing Off’, fifth edition.

Charlotte is an active member of INTA, Marques and CITMA, being involved with committees for all three organisations and is the Co-Chair of the Marques Education Team.

Lawyer Rankings

London > TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Intellectual property: trade marks, copyright and design

The ‘well-resourced’ and ‘nimble’ team at Charles Russell Speechlys LLP maintains a strong practice in brand protection, IP-related transactions and dispute resolution, with the capability to advise on strategy, rebrands and various trade mark and design portfolios. Practice head Mary Bagnall’s wealth of experience in advising a multitude of clients on the protection and enforcement of soft IP rights means she is invaluable to clients in the courtroom. Nick White is notably active in the leisure, fashion and food and beverage industries, while Charlotte Duly handles global re-branding projects and various contentious matters for clients. Other names to note include senior associates Caroline Young and Olivia Gray, as well as associate Peter Byrd.