IP Support, Trade Mark Paralegal


Elena is a Trade Mark Paralegal with 3 years’ experience in the IP sector. She has outstanding knowledge of trade marks, patents and designs.

Elena is passionate about the use, complexity and power of language and communication. She is always happy to get involved in conversations around the psychology of language use and interpretation.

Elena assists the firm’s trade mark team with worldwide filing and prosecution.

Areas of Expertise

  • UK, EU and International trade mark filings and prosecutions
  • UK and EU design filings and prosecutions


Elena works with a wide variety of local, national and multinational companies, including: aerospace and engineering companies; fashion, food and beverage brands; global social media giants; specialist medical technology developers and manufacturers.


Elena is a BA Honours graduate in French, German and Mandarin Chinese from the University of Southampton. She has achieved the CIPA Certificate in Patent Administration and CITMA qualification.

Elena joined Mewburn Ellis in September 2020.