Nicola is a Commercial and Intellectual Property (IP) specialist. She originally trained as a Corporate/Commercial lawyer but over time has developed her interest and work in the commercial and IP arena.
Nicola advises clients on various aspects of IP, including:
protection of intellectual property
e-procurement and logistics
e-retailing and m-retailing
advising on how to use technologies including block-chain/cloud computing/AI and Internet of things for business.
Nicola is an experienced trainer and regularly presents on company law, corporate transactions and IP law.
Nicola is a non-executive director of Business in Focus Limited and works with the University of South Wales Business Advice Clinic to support smaller, start up businesses.
Until September 2016, Nicola spent 3 years on part-time secondment with The Royal Mint providing them with in-house legal support on their IP strategy and implementation. She continues to provide remote support to their in-house counsel on IP matters.