UK and European Trade Mark Attorney

Potter Clarkson
The Belgrave Centre
Nottingham Talbot Street


+44 (0)115 955 2211

Trade mark star 2022


United Kingdom (England)

Practice areas:

Trade mark office proceedings
Trade mark prosecution
Trade mark strategy & counseling

Industry sectors:

Fashion & luxury goods
Food & beverage
Medical devices


Sanjay is a highly respected trade mark attorney who has extensive experience acting for a wide range of clients across a variety of sectors. He is a member of the firm's board of management and has been a partner since 1998.

He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA), sits on its council and is a member of its education, policy and development committee. He was previously chair of CITMA’s education and training committee (2010-2013), and during this time he oversaw the introduction of the university-based examination system for trade mark attorney qualification in the UK. 


Sanjay has lectured and presented papers in the UK and abroad and on behalf of the firm, CITMA and WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organisation). Passionate about supporting the next generation of talent, Sanjay also regularly lectures to students seeking to qualify as a trade mark attorneys. 


He joined Potter Clarkson in 1990 and qualified as a registered trade mark attorney in 1993. Prior to this, Sanjay held the position of trade marks manager in the corporate trade marks department of Unilever plc.



Year joined firm: 1990

Education/Alumni: Sanjay obtained an honours degree in business studies from Wolverhampton University in 1989.

Network Memberships: Member of the European Communities Trade Mark Association (ECTA) and MARQUES.


Last updated 15th July 2020