Andrew Murch

Andrew Murch – Trade Mark Attorney

Joined Nucleus IP in 2011
+44 (0)20 3102 9007
andrew.murch@nucleus-ip.com

Having graduated from Brunel University, Andrew began his professional career in 1993 at Grant Spencer Caisley & Porteous under the tutelage of Adrian Spencer.

In 2000 Andrew joined Withers & Rogers as head of their London Trade Mark Department before establishing his own practice AJM Associates in 2002. In 2007 he joined forces with Mastrovito Associates and subsequently transferred his practice to Page White & Farrer in 2009 where he remained until joining Nucleus IP in 2011.

Andrew successfully argued the widely reported High Court decision concerning the admission of further evidence on appeal in the case of Etat Francais representee par la Ministere de L'Agriculture de la Foret v Bernard Mattews Plc – LABEL ROUGE.

He was elected to the Council of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA) in 1999. During his two-year term on the Council he helped revise CITMA's educational programme.

Andrew is also a part-qualified UK Patent Attorney.

Education and Qualifications
Diploma in Business Law and Economics, Sutton College
Diploma in Design and Management, Brunel University
Certificate in Intellectual Property Law, University of London                                         Chartered Trade Mark Attorney, by examination, 1996                                                   Member of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys
European Trade Mark Attorney

Andrew’s Team


paul.hanwell@nucleus-ip.com

Joined Nucleus IP in 1976.
ITMA Administrators Course 2000.
Associate Member of ITMA

Paul joined TMOA as Office Junior direct from School at the age of 16 to attend to the mail and related general office duties.

Progressing through the company, Paul became responsible for the UK Records and Formalities Section and is now a paralegal working with Ese Akpogheneta and Andrew Murch’s teams.

kelly.victory@nucleus-ip.com

Joined Nucleus IP in 2007.

Kelly worked in a variety of roles in the retail sector prior to and during her time at secretarial college.

Kelly is part of Ese Akpogheneta and Andrew Murch’s teams and in addition to her secretarial duties provides assistance to David Colman and Paul Hanwell.

venu.nair@nucleus-ip.com

Joined Nucleus IP in 1997.

Venu provides technical support to Ese Akpogheneta and Andrew Murch's team and assists in the development of our Asian client base.