Andrew Hawley

Senior Trade Mark Attorney

Andrew is a Chartered UK and Registered European Trade Mark Attorney and is a member of the Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys.

Andrew is a Senior Trade Mark Attorney and advises in all aspects of trade mark searching, clearance and advice, as well as in the prosecution of UK, EU and foreign trade mark applications. Andrew also advises in trade mark opposition, invalidation and revocation proceedings before the UK and EU Intellectual Property Offices, as well as infringement and passing off. 

Andrew has particular experience in advising Japanese corporations in the automotive, electronic, telecommunication and cosmetic fields. Andrew has also wide experience in advising clients in the aeronautical and financial sectors.

Prior to joining HGF, Andrew worked at another leading UK trade mark firm, as well as in the in-house trade mark department of a multinational tobacco company. Andrew obtained an honours degree in law from the University of Warwick, UK before going on to receive a Post-Graduate Certificate in IP Law.