Benedict Allum

Technical Assistant
Benedict Allum


Benedict joined Dehns in 2013 after completing a Masters Degree in Physics at the University of Cambridge. He rejoined the firm in 2020 after a couple of years spent working as a software developer and machine learning engineer.

Type of clients and client work

Benedict works with a range of clients including large multinational corporations and SMEs. His work includes drafting patents for new inventions and prosecuting patent applications in the UK, Europe, the USA and across the world.


Benedict works across a variety of electronics, applied physics and IT fields. He has particular experience in software, graphics processing, mass spectrometry and flash memory devices.

Qualifications and Memberships

Intellectual Property Law Post-Graduate Certificate (Brunel University)

Higher Education

MSci, Natural Sciences (Physics), University of Cambridge

BA (Hons), Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge