Gu Jian Hui

LL.B. (Hons), LL.M. (IP Law)

Barrister-at-Law, Middle Temple

Senior Trade Mark Associate


Gu Jian Hui is a Senior Trade Mark Associate at Amica Law LLC, and has been with the firm for 6 years. Her practice focusses on intellectual property management and protection.


Jian Hui graduated from the University of Manchester with an LL.B. (Hons) degree in 2010, and was called to the Bar of England and Wales by Middle Temple in 2015. She also holds an LL.M. degree in Intellectual Property and was awarded the Intellectual Property Teacher’s Prize for overall outstanding performance in Intellectual Property during her postgraduate studies.




Jian Hui’s work encompasses advising clients on

  • Identifying their IP and protection of IP rights;

  • Filing, registration and prosecution of trade marks and registered designs;

  • Contentious IP matters such as trade mark opposition, invalidation and revocation actions;

  • Strategies for protection of their trade mark rights worldwide as well as management and review of their trade mark portfolio;

  • Transfer of IP assets such as assignments.


Sample matters which Jian Hui has been involved include:

  • Assisting in negotiations and contentious trade mark actions, drafting agreements, coordinating enforcement strategies and managing the trade marks portfolio of the largest Internet company in the world;

  • Handling clearance searches, filing, prosecution and management of trade marks and designs for a global transportation company;

  • Assisting in trade mark portfolio management and trade mark oppositions filed by or against a global luxury hotel group worldwide;

  • Assisting and advising a global coffee house chain in various matters, including trade mark clearance searches as well as trade mark opposition and invalidation actions;

  • Assisting in the prosecution of trade marks for one of the world’s largest confectionery conglomerate;

  • Assisting a British international branded clothing company in filing and prosecution of trade marks and trade mark opposition actions;

  • Assisting in trade mark portfolio management and prosecution of trade marks of a global media-services provider and production company;

  • Assisting in the filing and prosecution of designs for an award-winning Australian furniture manufacturer, designer and retail chain.





Jian Hui is a member of the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple.