Stephanie joined the Firm as an Associate in 2014 where she was active in both the Litigation and Intellectual Property Departments gaining considerable exposure to a variety of commercial, banking, trademark and copyright matters.
Stephanie now leads the Firm’s Intellectual Property Department, while also maintaining a litigation portfolio. She utilizes her litigation background to complement her intellectual property practice by counselling clients on all aspects of IP protection. This includes trademark and copyright enforcement, counterfeit goods and border enforcement, trademark selection and filing strategies, trademark prosecution, unfair competition, patent and industrial designs prosecution.
From a commercial standpoint, she regularly advises clients on making strategic decisions about intellectual property asset management. This includes advising on IP licenses, assignments, franchise and distribution agreements. Stephanie also advises on advertising laws as well as product registrations in Trinidad and Tobago.
She represents clients regionally and internationally in the food and beverage, technology, financial services, fashion and entertainment industries.
Stephanie is a member of the Intellectual Property Caribbean Association (IPCA), the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA) and the International Trademark Association (INTA) where she currently serves on INTA’s Young Practitioners Committee.
When not at work, Stephanie enjoys spending time with her family and friends and maintaining an active lifestyle.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
- Intellectual Property
- Trinidad and Tobago – 2013
- University of the West Indies – LL.B.
- Hugh Wooding Law School – LEC
- Trinidad and Tobago Law Association
- Coming soon