Michelle assists clients in getting their innovations into the marketplace by securing and protecting their brands. She believes in using the right word in its proper place and she enjoys helping clients secure and protect a chosen word that is particular to them, their product or service.
Title: Senior Associate, Lawyer & Trade Marks Attorney
Qualifications: Bachelor of Laws (Honours), Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
Michelle is a qualified lawyer and represents clients in contentious matters before the Trade Marks Office such as trade mark oppositions and non-use removal actions.
She works with Watermark’s lawyers other lawyers on issues of commercialisation, licensing, exploitation, enforcement and litigation. By combining specialist expertise together with the broader Watermark team, Michelle helps clients build brand value.