Kerry Bridge handles patent work in a variety of engineering fields including materials science, aeronautical engineering, oil drilling systems and medical devices, among others.
Kerry has extensive experience in drafting and prosecuting patent applications before both the UK Intellectual Property Office and the European Patent Office. Kerry is based in the Munich office and regularly attends hearings at the European Patent Office. She is also fluent in German.
Kerry graduated from the University of Manchester with a degree in Biomedical Materials Science and then went on to complete a PhD in Polymer Science and Technology at UMIST.
Kerry joined Dehns in 2003 and became an associate in 2009. Prior to this, Kerry worked for two years at a large patent law firm in Osaka, Japan where she gained training and experience in the prosecution of patents under Japanese, U.S. and European patent law.
Kerry qualified as a European patent attorney in 2007 and as a UK patent attorney in 2008. When qualifying as a UK patent attorney, Kerry was awarded the Ballantyne Prize by the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys for obtaining the highest marks in the Infringement and Validity final examination. She also has the Certificate in Intellectual Property Law from Queen Mary College, University of London
- European Patent Attorney
- Chartered Patent Attorney