Elisabeth Pauli

Technical Assistant


Elisabeth graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2022 with a First Class Honours MChem degree. In her final year, she worked in the Brechin group where her research was in the field of molecular magnetism and involved the synthesis and magneto-structural analysis of copper/copper-lanthanide polymetallic cages.

Elisabeth joined Dehns in October 2022 as a Technical Assistant in the Chemical team.


Types of clients and client work

Elisabeth works with a variety of clients, including universities, SMEs and large multinational corporations. Elisabeth has experience in prosecuting patent applications before the EPO and managing international patent portfolios.



Elisabeth’s work covers a wide range of chemical subject-matter, including pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, polymers, semiconductors, composite materials and coatings.  She has also contributed towards providing infringement and freedom-to-operate advice to clients in the area of CO2 capture and storage, green ammonia synthesis and sustainable water treatment.


Qualifications and Memberships

  • Student Member of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Intellectual Property Law, Bournemouth University, 2023


Higher Education

MChem (Hons), Chemistry, University of Edinburgh, 2022



Elisabeth is fluent in both English and German.

Contact details

Willow Court
Minns Business Park
West Way
United Kingdom

+44 (0)1865 305 100