Alex joined Dehns in 2010, qualified as a UK and European Patent Attorney in 2015 and became an Associate in 2016. He studied chemistry at the University of Oxford, where he was awarded a first-class MChem degree followed by a doctorate in biophysical chemistry.
He handles work in a wide range of chemistry-related fields, including drafting and prosecuting patent applications worldwide as well as handling Opposition and Appeal work at the European Patent Office and providing opinions on patentability and freedom-to-operate issues. His clients range from SMEs and university technology transfer offices to large multinational corporations.
In addition to his patent-related work, Alex also deals with Supplementary Protection Certificates for pharmaceutical products.
- European Patent Attorney
- Chartered Patent Attorney
- Certificate in IP Law