The Intellectual Property, Patent & Design Experts
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  • Brand Creation
  • New Constructions
  • Patterns & Technical Expertise
  • Production
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  • Thousands of Photographs
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Recent Case
One of our recent cases was the case of Gore (Gortex) v Geox. In this case the claimant (Gore) sought a declaration of non-infringement of four patents in the name of the defendant (Geox).
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rosemary w. wright
Rosemary W. Wright is the founder of Antoinette Shoe Consultants and has over 40 years experience in the footwear industry. Rosemary is a renowned expert in shoe design and production and has been called as an expert witness in many Patent, Intellectual Property and Design Infringement cases.

This vast knowledge of shoe design, constructions and shoe making production coupled with her professionalism and integrity means she is very sought after by companies. Rosemary ensures there is never any client conflicts between one assignment to the next and will turn down assignments where this could be the case.

The company has over the years amassed a huge archive of shoe designs, trade journals, magazines, photographs and components. This archive is vital in helping to resolve Patent and Intellectual Property disputes.

Rosemary has been the originator of numerous Patents including: Doc Martens Open Airwair Sandal, Doc Martens Soles, JIBS Drawstring Clogs made in Polar Fleece by Columbia Footwear, PODS - Point of Defection System amongst many others.

Amanda Wright-Kluger is another key member of the senior team and is a partner in the company. Amanda's speciality is Intellectual Property and brings a wealth of experience of the shoe industry.

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Companies we have worked for
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Pitmans Solicitors LLP
  • Boyes Turner LLP
  • Fullbright&Jaworski LLP. NY. USA
  • D Young and Co LLP. London
  • New Look Retailers Ltd
  • W. L. Gore & Associates GmbH
  • Ashurst LLP, London
  • Taylor Wessing LLP, London
  • Hamlins LLP, London
  • Fross, Zelnick, Lehrman & Zissu PC, New York
  • Skechers, USA Corp
Cases we have worked on
  • Prada v Next
  • Gucci v Next
  • Gabor v Beaconsfield Footwear Ltd
  • Isabel Marant Bekket shoes v Skechers USA Inc
  • M&S v Gucchi
  • La Coste v Fila
  • Gore (Gortex) v Geox
  • Skechers v La Coste
  • New Look Retailers Ltd v Intermedium
  • Skechers v Crocs
  • Skechers v Diesel
  • New Look Retailers Ltd v Karen Millen
  • New Look Retailers Ltd v Kickers/Airbourne
  • New Look Retailers Ltd v Christian Dior
Contact Details: De Montfort House, 7 Leicester Road, Hinckley, LE10 1LW
Tel: +44 (0) 1455 634335    Fax: +44 (0) 1455 634621
email: rosemary@shoe-expert.com