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Expertise

Ally is a Solicitor in our Commercial, Intellectual Property and Technology (CIPT) team. She has experience working across a broad range of transactional and contentious intellectual property and commercial matters with a focus on media, advertising and technology.

Ally is a member of IPSoc (the Society of Junior IP Practitioners) and BLACA (The British Literary and Artistic Copyright Association).

"The firm provides the very best advice."

Legal 500, 2020

In detail

Recent experience

  • Advising a digital musical catalogue in relation to its Software Licensing Agreements
  • Advising and assisting an iconic household puzzle brand in IPEC proceedings for infringement of its registered trade marks
  • Advising and assisting a production company on pre-production and development agreements for the exploitation of a series of screenplays written by an influential American film director, screenwriter and producer
  • Completing an IP audit of a YouTube channel
  • Completing an IP audit of a substantial music publishing catalogue including more than 300 UK Top 40 Hit Singles
  • Advising and assisting a leading news brand on its 2018 FIFA World Cup campaign
  • Advising and assisting a private art collector in relation to the auction of a 20th Century Modern Master painting with a leading auction house
  • Advising a furniture designer in relation to the infringement of its unregistered design rights and ongoing IP strategy
  • Working for a health services company in relation to a trade mark dispute with a competitor
  • Working with creative agencies to draft, review and negotiate commercial agreements with global household brands.

Career history

  • 2020 – Present: Solicitor, Memery Crystal
  • 2019 – 2020: Associate Solicitor, New Media Law
  • 2017 – 2019: Trainee Solicitor, New Media Law
  • 2019: Legal Practice Certificate, University of Westminster (Distinction) – Awarded Academic Excellence Prize for achieving the highest aggregate mark in the University of Westminster 2019 LPC Examinations.
  • 2017: Graduate Diploma in Law, University of Westminster
  • 2015 – 2017: Paralegal, New Media Law
  • 2011 – 2014: BFA Fine Art, University of Oxford (First Class Honours)