Nick Dougan

Practice Director

As Practice Director, Nick’s role at Cleveland Scott York is to manage the support functions and to help the firm focus on and achieve its business objectives.

He has been working in management roles in professional service firms since 1997, having previously been an officer in the Army, and having managed a large agricultural trade show, the Royal Highland Show.  He has worked with a number of Patent and Trade Mark firms and firms of solicitors in both permanent positions and as a consultant.

He is committed to helping Cleveland Scott York achieve the highest possible levels of client service and is always happy to talk to clients and others who have comments or observations, be they good or bad, on the firm’s client service.

Additional information

Joined Cleveland in 2015

Specialisms

Business management
Performance metrics & performance improvement
Change management Client service)

Qualifications

BA Modern History, Durham University
MBA (with Distinction), Warwick Business School
Chartered Secretary (former)

Memberships

Legal Practice Management Association
Institute of Directors

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+44 20 3077 3493

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Publications:
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  • UKIPO publishes Crime and Enforcement Report Read more
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  • St Albans City of Expertise – The cost… Read more
  • Listen to the inaugural City of Expertise podcast! Read more
  • EU protection of geographical indications – does GLEN… Read more
  • Results of latest chocolate wars skirmish Read more
  • UK Implementation of the EU Trade Mark Directive Read more
  • Intellectual property law specialists open Hatfield office Read more
  • A sobering result for Woof and Brew as… Read more
  • Cleveland Scott York joins Hemel Hempstead Business Ambassadors Read more
  • The Supreme Court decides that ISPs do not… Read more