- CITMA Trade Mark Paralegal
Christine Bett previously worked in the financial sector in Frankfurt, Germany before joining Murgitroyd in 2005. Christine joined the firm as a Trade Mark Secretary before becoming a Senior Trade Mark Assistant in 2017. Christine was appointed Deputy Head of Trade Mark Paralegals in May 2021.
Christine has extensive experience in all aspects of trade mark support. Liaising directly with clients and foreign associates worldwide, she assists with the management of trade mark portfolios for both large international corporations and smaller local clients across a broad range of sectors. Christine’s responsibilities include the filing and prosecution of trade mark applications, monitoring and meeting deadlines, watching services, and assisting attorneys in contentious matters. Specifically, Christine works in drafting reports and responses to office actions, analysing and reporting trade mark searches, and handling trade mark assignments and change of name recordals.
In her role as Deputy Head of Trade Mark Paralegals, Christine works closely with the Head of Trade Mark Paralegals to assist in the development and smooth running of the Trade Mark Paralegal Team and with the training of junior Paralegals.