Kate O’Rourke ranked one of top 250 women in global 2017 IP rankings
Senior counsel at Charles Russell Speechlys, Kate O'Rourke, has once again been included in the global IP Stars' top 250 women in IP 2017. Kate is one of only 20 women in the UK to be included in the global rankings. She leads the trade mark registration and protection team at Charles Russell Speechlys and focuses on the adoption, registration and enforcement of trademarks and designs internationally. Kate is also the President of CITMA, and is at the forefront of negotiations with the UK government on the impact of Brexit on trademarks and designs.
Kate says: "I am delighted to once again be ranked in the top 250 women in IP and I am very proud of all we have achieved to date."
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