Sophie Peat’s (née Davies) practice focuses primarily on all aspects of intellectual property protection, enforcement, and dispute resolution. She manages a team of highly skilled and professional IP Paralegals as a part of our Intellectual Property Practice.
Sophie joined HSM IP in January 2015 after working as a Solicitor specialising in Intellectual Property litigation at King & Wood Mallesons’ London office (formerly SJ Berwin LLP) since March 2010. Sophie also completed her training contract at SJ Berwin LLP during the period February 2008 to February 2010 and undertook seats in the Finance, Media (with a focus on Film Finance), Intellectual Property and Corporate departments and also at Parliament under the supervision of Jonathan Djanogly MP. Sophie’s portfolio includes management, advising clients on matters of trade mark, copyright, design and patent law, drafting and reviewing assignments, licences and settlement agreements and handling all IP related disputes. Sophie works on the committee responsible for drafting new IP legislation in the Cayman Islands and is also a member of the Intellectual Property Caribbean Association (IPCA), AIPLA and MARQUES.
BBP Law School, London (Graduate Diploma in Law – Commendation)
BBP Law School, London (LPC – Distinction)
University of Oxford
(2010) England and Wales
(2015) Cayman Islands