Laura West

Associate Director & Head of Intellectual Property



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Laura is a Chartered Trade Mark and Design Attorney and Head of IP here at Stephenson Law. She has worked with startups, scale up businesses and well-known household names to ensure that their IP strategy scales with the company. She prides herself on providing strong commercial advice, whilst remaining entrepreneurial and adaptable to change.

Laura enjoys working closely with clients to best understand their needs. An expert in her field, Laura has been recognised by the Legal 500 as an ‘Exceptionally efficient and responsive’ trade mark attorney and has been acknowledged by WIPR Leaders Directory 2022 as a global IP leader.

Education & Certifications

  • Nottingham Trent University, Higher Rights IP Litigation Certificate
  • Nottingham Trent University, Professional Certificate in Trade Mark Practice
  • Queen Mary University, Certificate in Trade Mark Law and Pratice
  • University of Sheffield, Law LLB (Hons)