Conor Wilman

European Patent Attorney

Background

Conor graduated from the University of Manchester with a First-Class Honours degree in physics (MPhys), with course modules in later years focussing on semiconductor and laser physics. In his master’s project, he worked with the Jodrell group in Manchester to develop resonant transmission line structures for use in radio astronomy and cosmology.

Conor joined the Engineering department at Dehns in 2017 as a Technical Assistant. In 2021 Conor qualified as a European Patent Attorney.

 

Type of clients and client work

Conor works on cases for a range of clients – from large multinationals to SMEs and lone inventors – and in a breadth of jurisdictions. The subject-matter involved varies significantly as well, with Conor working on aeronautical technologies for RTX to medical devices with Q-Linea and Veryan Medical. Conor provides support to several partners and associates for all aspects of patent drafting and prosecution.

 

Expertise

Conor works on cases covering a variety of subject matter within physical sciences and engineering, including airfoils, medical devices, and wireless networks.

 

Qualifications and Memberships

  • European Patent Attorney, 2021
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Intellectual Property Law, Queen Mary University, 2018
  • Member of the European Patent Institute
  • Student Member of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys

 

Higher Education

MPhys (Hons), University of Manchester, Physics, 2017

 

Other

Conor is a committee member of IP Out and has been since July 2018.  Conor has also been part of Dehns’ Equality, Diversity, & Inclusion Committee since 2020.

Contact details

St Bride’s House
10 Salisbury Square
London
EC4Y 8JD
United Kingdom

+44 (0)20 7632 7200 +44 (0)20 7353 8895

Departments

consulting, engineering