Sarah Amner

Trade Mark Search Analyst, Ellis IP Limited


P: +64 9 975 1075


  • Trade mark portfolio management
  • Local and foreign trade mark application, prosecution and renewal management
  • Conducting, reviewing and analysing trade mark searches in New Zealand and International databases and reporting comprehensive trademark searches from external trademark search vendors


Sarah joined Ellis Terry in 2010 bringing with her a wide range of skills and over 20 years experience acquired while working with large international firms in areas including finance and commercial law locally and overseas. 

As well as providing assistance with trade mark application, prosecution and renewal services, Sarah heads the Ellis Terry trade mark search team.  Sarah manages and conducts comprehensive Register and online market place searching and analysis for local and overseas clients.  Sarah also assists with client reviews and audits to help with identification and protection of key trade mark assets.

Sarah’s special interest in the FMCG and beverage industry allow her to provide invaluable support to some of Ellis Terry’s largest trade mark clients.