Doris Akufo-Addo

Legal Assistant
London, EIP Europe LLP


Doris has spent more than 20 years in the legal profession having worked in the trademark teams at international law firms in London and Dubai.

At EIP, her role includes drafting of trademark specifications and the filing of applications, as well as dealing with cost estimates, recordals and changes of names. Doris reports directly to clients and is an additional point of contact for ad hoc client queries.

Education and qualifications

 

  • 2008
    Certificate in Trade Mark Formalities, CITMA

Career history

  • 2018
    Trademark Legal Assistant, EIP
  • 2018
    Senior Trade Mark Paralegal, Pinsent Masons LLP
  • 2015 — 2018
    Trade Mark Paralegal, Squire Patton Boggs
  • 2014 — 2015
    Trade Mark Manager, Nabarro LLP
  • 2012 — 2014
    Operations Manager / Trade Mark Team Manager, Cedar White Bradley
  • 2011 — 2012
    Human Resource / Trade Mark Admin Group Leader, Rouse & Co International
  • 2009 — 2010
    Paralegal, Page White & Farrer
  • 2006 — 2009
    Trade Mark Formalities Coordinator, Baker & McKenzie

Speaking engagements

  • 6 September 2019
    CITMA Paralegal Seminar, Owning your career development (link)