Intellectual Property and Privacy
Phone +64 9 367 8880
Email rachel.o'[email protected]
+64 9 367 8880
Rachel is a senior associate in Russell McVeagh's litigation team who specialises in trade mark, copyright, privacy and data protection matters. With significant experience in intellectual property and privacy law, she provides strategic advice in corporate and commercial matters to ensure clients' rights are protected.
With a scientific background, Rachel has experience working for numerous clients in technical sectors, including intellectual property litigation relating to pharmaceutical products, chemical compounds, medical devices, agricultural products and the paper making industry.
Rachel draws on her international and local experience to provide pragmatic advice on high-profile disputes. Her experience includes:
LLB (Hons), BSc (Chemistry), University of Auckland
PGDIP in Intellectual Property Law and Practice, University of Oxford
Rachel was admitted to practise in New Zealand in 2009 and is a member of IPSANZ.
Prior to joining Russell McVeagh, Rachel was a senior associate at Clyde & Co in Dubai and worked for several years in London for international law firm Bird & Bird, specialising in contentious and non-contentious intellectual property.
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