Andrea Hughes joined the firm in 1989. She graduated from the University of London having studied electronics and electrical engineering. She has obtained a masters degree in Law from the University of Nottingham. She handles patents in the electronics and mechanical engineering fields.
Andrea has particular experience in advising on and prosecuting European Patents in the field of medical devices. She also handles trade marks in various fields, including medical technology and publications.
Andrea heads our Munich office and has considerable experience in representing clients at Oral Proceedings before the EPO Examining, Opposition and Appeal Divisions. She also speaks fluent German.
- Chartered Patent Attorney
- European Patent Attorney
- Registered Trade Mark Agent
- Member of the Patentanwaltskammer