Attorneys-at-Law · Patent and Trademark Agents
Chief Paralegal | Head of Formalities: Foreign Filings | Renewals
Hema has been associated with SNA for over 15 years. She assists the principal attorneys in foreign filings work, routine correspondence and foreign filings records. She maintains and updates our foreign filings database. Hema also handles our complete overseas patents renewals portfolio, including docketing, maintaining, monitoring and recording deadlines, following up with clients and foreign associates, updating records and ensuring timely payments of renewals. She also plays a very active role in the firm’s incoming mail room.
Chief Paralegal | Head of Formalities: Domestic Filings
Pankaj is a science graduate with majors in physics and chemistry. He is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in law. With 17 years of professional experience, his area of expertise lies in the filing and prosecution of patent applications at the Intellectual Property Office, supervising post-filing and formal matters, advising the clients on legal formalities and maintaining and updating our database and manual records.
CENTRAL MAIL ROOM
Central Mail Room
Sonia is a highly efficient and highly trained paralegal, and former executive secretary to the Managing Partner of the firm. She now handles all the incoming mail in our central mail room and reports directly to the partners.
RECORDS AND RENEWALS
Records and Renewals
One of the first paralegals to join SNA, Gagandeep is now in charge of the maintenance of records and database building, supervising and executing reminders, and the filing of renewals as well as requests for examination for all cases before the Indian Intellectual Property Office.
Senior Manager | Administration
A student of economics, Dinesh started his career with Remfry & Sagar, attorneys-at-law, in 1991, and moved to SNA when it was founded in 1998. He is responsible for all aspects of office administration, including receiving and entering incoming mail and supervising our dispatch register, cash flow, banking and payrolls. Dinesh reports directly to the Managing Partner.
Senior Manager | Accounts | Information Technology | Human Resource Development
Ajay possesses professional experience of over 15 years in IT, accounting, administration and management. He has a master’s degree in computer applications and has worked with USA based corporations like Indigomoon Inc., SAS Inc. and QVC, where he contributed to, among other things, the development of business process management softwares such as enterprise resource planning (ERP). At SNA, Ajay is responsible for all aspects of IT management, accounting, and HR.