Alex is a solicitor who advises on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious intellectual property matters, including exploitation, enforcement and management. He has a particular interest in music and entertainment and enjoys helping creative clients achieve their objectives. Before joining Briffa, Alex trained at a large full-service law firm in Manchester, eventually deciding to escape the daily rain of the North and move to London. In his spare time Alex enjoys making music, film and…continue reading
Ceyda qualified as a solicitor in September 2019, and advises on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious intellectual property law. Having completed her law degree and legal practice course at Cardiff University, Ceyda previously trained at a regional commercial firm and has experience in advising on franchising, corporate and commercial law matters.continue reading
Sam is a Solicitor Advocate (Higher Rights Civil Proceedings), meaning that he is able to represent clients in the higher courts of England and Wales. He focuses on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious intellectual property, this includes exploitation, enforcement and management. Sam readily advises clients in the entertainment and music industries. Before joining Briffa Sam trained and worked post qualification at a niche IP firm on the South coast where he was part of…continue reading
Adrienne joined Briffa firm in June 2001 having spent 7 years as a paralegal with an international Intellectual Property law firm. Previous to that Adrienne worked for many years for Rank Film Distributors in the international sales department. As Briffa’s Office Manager she undertakes a wide range of responsibilities including Marketing, IT, Web Development, HR, Events Management, Trade Mark, Design and Patent formalities having passed both the ITMA and CIPA formalities exams. In her spare…continue reading
Williams is our Accounts Manager. He joined Briffa in February 2018 from Morgan & Morgan Law firm in London, where he worked in a similar capacity as the Accountant for over 17 years up to October 2017. His experience also extended to the hospitality industry, where he worked with the Savoy Hotel, London and left them in March 1997 as the Management Accountant. Williams is dedicated to a healthy lifestyle and participate in many different sports…continue reading
Hasnath is a solicitor specialising in all aspects of contentious and non-contentious Intellectual Property, with particular focus on clients from technology, fashion and design industries. Before joining Briffa, he was a trainee at a small firm based in Essex where he picked up the skills to pursue a career in Intellectual Property. Hasnath completed his degree law degree at Anglia Ruskin based in Cambridge and Chelmsford, and completed his LPC in London where he obtained…continue reading
Tom is an Associate specialising in all aspects of contentious and non-contentious Intellectual Property exploitation, enforcement and management. Before joining Briffa, he spent three years working for a boutique IP firm in Beijing where he was responsible for explaining domestic procedure and providing clients with strategic advice on protecting and exploiting their IP rights. He then returned to London to train at a top 50 City firm where he gained a variety of corporate and…continue reading
Noyemie is a solicitor who advises on all areas of Intellectual Property law including contentious and non-contentious matters. Noyemie advises a range of creative clients in the technology, fashion and design sectors. Before joining Briffa, Noyemie was a paralegal and trainee at Bindmans in the Media and Information law department. Noyemie also has experience in advising both claimants and defendants in defamation, data protection, harassment and privacy matters. Noyemie completed her law degree at the…continue reading
Chandni joined Briffa in February 2015 as an office apprentice studying for Business Level 2 qualification which she completed with flying colours in April 2016. Briffa was delighted to take her on in a permanent role. Chandni has a general interest in law coming from a background of lawyers and brings enthusiasm and sunshine to the working environment. With a calm and friendly approach she is a welcoming face to the many old and new…continue reading
Anastasia is a solicitor specialising in all aspects of contentious and non-contentious Intellectual Property law. Anastasia grew up in Moscow, where she completed her undergraduate degree in law, before moving to London to complete an LL.M in Intellectual Property Law at the Queen Mary, University of London. Anastasia completed her legal studies at BPP University where she obtained a distinction. In her spare time, she enjoys photography, travelling and dancing.continue reading
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“Having Briffa on my side and fighting my case really did fill me with confidence. Every step of the way they guided me and kept me informed. My lawyer Thomas Synott is amazing and comes highly recommended. As a creative and small business owner I would advise the services of Briffa and and there excellent staff.”
“Alex Fewtrell and the team at Briffa were very generous with time and knowledge in aiding me to achieve my desired goal. I felt supported and understood, paramount in legal disputes. I would highly recommend for those in the creative sector.”
“Extremely helpful and really great advice. Hasnath listened to my concerns and gave me some strong advice which has made a huge difference to my small business! Thank you so much.”
“ My experience with Briffa has been brilliant. I approached Tom Synott about some copyright and IP help and the advice I received from the get go was superb. Tom’s response time has always been incredible and he has really gone above and beyond to hep me with any queries I had, both by phone and email. He really helped me sort out the problem I had with excellent knowledge and efficiency. Thank you!! ”
“ Working with Briffa and the IP team has been a fabulous experience and I will be calling on them again should the need arise for expert advise. HIGHLY recommended. ”
“ Briffa, and William in particular, came highly recommended. William was responsive, straight forward and helped me think through all the possible avenues which lay ahead. He made a process which could have been complicated feel incredibly straight forward. I am very grateful. ”