Why Choose Us

  • We have experience in trademark registration since 1999.

  • We offer transparent and clear pricing packages.

  • There are no hidden fees and no “surprises” when you work with us

  • Together we speak fluent English, Russian,  Armenian, Japanese, Arabic, Korean, Hindi, Urdu, Tagalog, Bengali. We can also read in French and Polish and speak basic Spanish and Hebrew.

  • Our team consists of  5 professionals and 7 support staff.

  • At Trademark Angel, we work in internet time, not lawyer time. This means you won’t have to wait days for somebody to return your voicemail or email. We strive to return all phone calls/emails within the same business day.

  • We are just a call away. And don’t be afraid – there will be no extra bill for this phone call!

My Story

At the age of 16, I left my home town, Moscow, and went study economics in the UK. During that time I realized that economics was not really what I wanted to pursue. Having completed my bachelor’s, I decided to move to Israel for a while. In October of 1999, I was studying Hebrew in Israel while working part-time as an au-pair. The work I was doing was very taxing and I knew that I couldn’t keep up for much longer. This posed a problem, though, because my extremely limited Hebrew limited my prospects of finding a good job. Then I saw an English ad in a Tel Aviv newspaper that read, “An American lawyer is looking for a trademark paralegal.” At the time I didn’t know what a paralegal was but, since the ad was in English, I thought I would use that to my advantage. I applied and was called for an interview. I met an American lawyer whose paralegal had suddenly left Israel. He hired me on the spot. Over the next three years, I learned a lot about US trademark prosecution, as his practice was mainly US trademark law. In 2004 my husband and I left for Canada, where a month later I found a job in the trademark department of a multi-national firm, Gowlings. During this time, I decided to become a licensed paralegal and, in 2007, successfully finished Vancouver Community College. At the same time that I started the college, I persuaded my boss to let me study to become a registered trademark agent.

I had incredible mentors, including the former president of the Canadian Intellectual Property Office. A trademark agent is the only position recognized to file and prosecute trademarks at the Trademarks Office. To become an agent, one must be a trademark agent trainee for two years and pass a very difficult exam. At the end of a two-year study, I took the Trademark Agent qualifying exam. Terrified of failing and becoming the subject of colleague’s jokes, I learned everything there is to know about trademarks and trademark law. It helped that I really enjoyed trademark law and felt I finally found my passion. Six months later, the results came. Not only did I pass the exam, I got the highest mark in Canada! I was overjoyed and became a trademark agent.

After seven years, I left Gowlings when my second son was born. I realized I couldn’t handle the 3-hour daily commute and 10 hour workday. I was lucky enough to find a firm that allowed me to work remotely. The arrangement worked so well that I even moved from Vancouver to Windsor while continuing to work for the company.

When my third son was born, a new idea was born with him: I dreamed about opening my own practice. This is how Trademark Angel® came to be in 2017. Over the next 3 years the company grew from a one-man show (or rather a one-woman shown) to over 20 people. We work with clients from all over the world, but most of our clients are entrepreneurs and Amazon sellers based in North America, Europe, Australia and Asia.

As a startup company, we realize that cash flow can be a barrier between you and your goals. Between overhead capital, managing inventory, and marketing logistics, there’s enough on your plate. Throughout my career, I’ve seen countless people come for a quote on a trademark, learn what it would cost them, turn around and walk out, probably having given up on the idea for good. It shouldn’t be this way. The necessary step of obtaining a trademark should be as stress-free, affordable, and streamlined as possible. Nothing should stop you from achieving success, and we’re here to do our part. Our mission is to make trademarking affordable for everyone, including startups, without compromising the quality.

It’s what we do, we do it well, and it won’t put you through hell.

Let Trademark Angel help.

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Why Damien

Damien
DamienUK Trademark Lawyer

Damien is a qualified trade mark lawyer in the UK. He is authorized to represent clients before UKIPO and EUIPO.

He completed his law degree at the London School of Economics and has since practiced IP law for over 4 years. He has experience in providing pre-registration advice, drafting trade mark application strategies and specifications, responding to Examination Reports, getting involved in opposition and other types of disputes before the UKIPO and EUIPO. Damien can speak both English and Mandarin.

Why Christian

Christian
ChristianGerman attorney and IP Law Specialist

Christian is a Certified IP Law Specialist and an attorney in Germany. With a wealth of 18 years of experience, he is also specialized in International Business Law. He has been awarded “Doctor of Laws (Dr. jur.)“ i.e. (Ph.D.) with the academic degree “summa cum laude“ by the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg.

Christian represents his clients personally before all courts across the country along with the Federal Constitutional Court in Germany, the General Court of the EU (EGC), the European Court of Justice (ECJ) and the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR). He is a long-standing member of the following associations: German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR), the Association of Media & Entertainment Counsel (AMEC) and the German Rock & Pop Musicians Association

Why Doris

Doris
DorisChinese lawyer and trademark practitioner

Doris is a Chinese legal practitioner. Doris graduated from Shenyang Normal University of China and also studied in Vrije University in Belgium.

She is very experienced in trademark prosecution process in China. She served some of the big clients like Danone Group, Michelin Group, Swarovski, Coca Cola and International Trade Center of United Nations.

Doris will be pleased to assist you with your legal needs in China, Taiwan and Hong Kong Kong.

Why Andrew

Andrew
AndrewAustralian trademark lawyer

Since 2001 Andrew has specialized in business and technology law, intellectual property, corporate advisory and regulatory advice.

Andrew likes to roll up my sleeves and get deep into alternative technologies, complex contract drafting, business structuring and restructuring, merger and acquisitions and IP commercialization.

Andrew has registered and prosecuted trademarks for clients in Australia and all over the world since 2001.

Why Jiten