Years of experience provided Zhandra with considerable understanding and capabilities in handling trademark clearance, prosecution and registration for both national and international trademark portfolios in Singapore and other jurisdictions across the Asia-Pacific region. She takes part on client portfolio management and filing strategies, and proves to be knowledgeable on handling various non-contentious matters throughout the course of trademark registration and maintenance while also assisting on contentious matters. Moreover, while based in Singapore, she supports the firm’s trademark teams in Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia offices.
Zhandra is an alumna of Polytechnic University of the Philippines earning a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration (Honours) with minor in Political Science. She has also obtained a certificate from a paralegal program of the University of the Philippines Law Center.
Prior to joining Spruson & Ferguson, Zhandra has been handling prosecution of intellectual property matters, i.e., trademarks, patents, designs, utility model and copyrights in a full-service firm in the Philippines. She also has prior experience with assisting on civil litigations.