UK Chartered Patent Attorney and part-qualified European Patent Attorney in the Engineering, Physics & Mechanical devices patent department of A. A. Thornton & Co.
My clients operate in a range of industry sectors including automotive components and medical & electrical engineering.
Prior to working in the patent profession I gained five years' experience working in industry both in the Automotive and Mechanical Engineering sector and as an IT professional.
A.A. Thornton & Co., Patent Attorney
A. A. Thornton & Co, Technical Assistant
Part qualified European & UK Chartered Patent Attorney.
Keltie LLP, Trainee Patent Attorney
Reckitt Benckiser, BHI Portfolio Systems Analyst
Completed the graduate development scheme in the Information Systems department and progressed to work as a Systems Analyst assigned to the Boots Healthcare
International (BHI) Portfolio project.
Bentley Motors Ltd, Sponsored placement student - Chassis Department
Completed two summer placements and two major University projects involving the dynamic simulation and optimisation of the rear suspension arm of the Bentley GT
I also developed two pieces of software, one allowing chassis engineers to graphically visualise the effect on performance of changing suspension geometry and the second enabling optimisation of air-spring design.
British Energy, Year in Industry - Information Technology placement
Birkbeck, University of London Intellectual Property Litigation Certificate,
Queen Mary, U. of London Certificate in Intellectual Property,
University of Leeds MEng, Mechanical Engineering,
Northampton School for Boys ,