Samantha CollinsBA

Senior Associate

Chartered (UK) and European Trade Mark Attorney

Offices: Oxford (UK)

Languages spoken: English


Telephone (Office): +44 1865 397900

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Samantha Collins

Samantha has experience advising clients in a variety of sectors, including food and drink, publishing, technology and fashion. She advises clients in relation to both contentious and non-contentious trade mark matters in the UK, EU and around the world, including the filing and prosecution of trade mark applications, trade mark clearance programs and trade mark oppositions and cancellation actions, as well as advising on trade mark infringement and passing off.  

Samantha also has experience advising clients in relation to design clearance, protection and enforcement and handling domain name complaints. 

Samantha graduated with a degree in Classics from the University of Warwick in 2009 before being awarded a Graduate Diploma in Law at the College of Law in Guildford in 2010. Samantha is a member of the Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys and qualified as a Trade Mark Attorney in 2013, having been awarded a Postgraduate Certificate in Trade Mark Law and Practice from Queen Mary, University of London and a Professional Certificate in Trade Mark Practice from Nottingham Law School. 

Prior to joining Marks & Clerk in 2014, Samantha worked for a boutique IP law firm in Oxford and a leading firm of patent and trade mark attorneys in London.


Fashion house fabrics and tribal print Per Una dresses

UK High Court dismisses copyright and design claims in John Kaldor Fabricmaker UK v Lee Ann Fashions

POSTED 2 April 2015

Typeface trade marks

EGC deems use of Coca-Cola’s stylised font enough to prove a sufficient “link” to claim unfair advantage

POSTED 27 January 2015

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