Chartered and European Patent Attorney
Having passed the European Qualifying Examination in 2021, James is a Chartered Patent Attorney and a European Patent Attorney.
James has built up experience working with clients of all sizes, from sole inventors to quoted companies, assisting them to develop IP strategies to best suit their commercial objectives. He has a particular interest and expertise working with clients in the medical devices, advanced engineering, sports technology, renewable energy, and consumer goods sectors.
Much of James’ work ranges from helping clients with invention capture and patent landscape analysis, through to wider portfolio and strategy matters, including freedom to operate. He regularly handles the drafting and prosecution of patent applications before the UKIPO and EPO, and also assists in the coordinated prosecution of global patent families.
James has been with Patent Boutique since July 2020, having spent the early part of his career at a regional Patent and Trade Mark firm.