Marissa Brinks

Marissa began practising as a lawyer in 2016. Her expertise is in the area of intellectual property law, in particular: trademark and design law, and copyright. Marissa also advises companies and private individuals on general matters pertaining to liability law, law of obligations and procedural law.

Areas of expertise

  • Advice on trademark law, design law, copyright en trade name law
  • Filing legal proceedings to enforce IP rights, nationally and internationally
  • Filing opposition and revocation or cancellation actions in the Benelux and with the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)
  • Advertising law (Advertising Code Committee)
  • Drafting and reviewing agreements (e.g. purchase, licencing, consignment, distribution and agency agreements)

Degree programmes

  • 2015: University of Amsterdam, Masters in Information Law (LLM)
  • 2014: University of Tilburg, Masters in Private Law


  • Dutch
  • German (fluent)
  • English