Catherine Haworth

Catherine Haworth is a Birmingham-based associate who advises clients on how to best protect, enforce and exploit their intellectual property (IP) rights.

Catherine works across a full range of IP rights for both transactional, advertising and contentious matters, but has a particular interest in brand and design disputes and enforcement. She enjoys working as part of her clients' teams to protect their brands and designs.

Catherine manages and has assisted with a number of trademark, design and copyright matters including advising on registrability and infringement of such IP rights.


  • Advising a globally renowned sporting brand on the protection and enforcement of its trademark portfolio.
  • Advising and supporting a global company on new and existing brands being brought to market.
  • Acting for a large construction company in defending their design rights.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2021

    • Career
      July 2021
      Gowling WLG (UK), Associate
    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Qualified, Solicitor of England & Wales
  • 2017

    • Education
      University of Law, Manchester, LLM LPC
  • 2016

    • Education
      University of Law, Manchester, LLB