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Partner at HSM IP
Sophie Peat’s practice at HSM IP includes IP protection, enforcement and dispute resolution. She manages a team of specialist IP paralegals and oversees the full breadth of IP prosecution work, with a focus on the Caribbean, Central and Latin America and offshore jurisdictions.
Ms Peat joined HSM IP in 2015 after working as a solicitor specialising in IP litigation at King & Wood Mallesons’ London office (formerly SJ Berwin) since 2010. At HSM IP, Ms Peat’s responsibilities include IP portfolio management, advising clients on all aspects of IP law, drafting and reviewing assignments, licences and settlement agreements, and handling IP-related disputes.
Ms Peat works on the Cayman Islands government committee responsible for drafting new IP legislation. She has held workshops on the implications of the new IP laws for local enforcement agencies, spoken on IP topics before the Caymanian Bar Association and regularly runs local seminars.
Ms Peat has authored the following:
Ms Peat’s qualifications are:
Ms Peat was admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2010 and to the Cayman Islands Bar in 2015.