Clare is a chartered UK trade mark attorney and heads up Venner Shipley’s trade mark team. She has been working in trade marks since 2001 but has a lifetime of experience in the legal profession. Prior to training and qualifying as a Chartered Trade Mark Attorney, Clare worked and qualified as an Associate of the Association of Law Costs Draftsmen. Her experience with legal costs gives her valuable insight into controlling and managing costs for her clients, who value not only this but the pragmatic and strategic advice she gives them. Although her passion lies with Trade Marks, Clare also has interests in and advises on designs and plant variety rights. Clare is a contributor to the UK Trade Marks Handbook.
“I have had extensive pleasure working with Clare Turnbull these past few years. She is highly competent and very knowledgeable. She is super efficient and takes her time to understand more about our needs and situation before making recommendations.”
Client Testimonial, Legal 500 UK – 2022