Business Services, Chief Marketing & Business Development Officer


Maria is the firm’s Chief Marketing & Business Development Officer and a member of the Management Board. She is responsible for all marketing and business development at the firm as well as the Forward Community Programme.

Marketing & Business Development is a key priority for the firm and has a dedicated team of seven. Maria is also heavily involved in the Mewburn Community Programme and passionate about how the firm can make a difference for it's people, community and the world at large.

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Maria has personally signed up to the IP Inclusive Senior Leader's Pledge and is commited to making sure that equality and diversity are celebrated at Mewburn Ellis and that we have a firm that has diversity of thought, ideas and viewpoints. 


Maria was previously Group Marketing Director at an international IP firm and before that Marketing Director for a full service European law firm. Other roles have included Head of Marketing at the world’s largest IP services provider and Account Director for a full service marketing agency. 

Maria studied Literature at the University of Essex and has been working in marketing and business development for 25 years. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and joined Mewburn Ellis in 2017.