Prior to joining Dehns in 2019, Layton graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2018, with a first class MEng degree in Mechanical Engineering, and spent a year working as an Engineer in the Nuclear industry.
Type of clients and client work
Layton handles the prosecution of existing patent applications before the EPO, UKPO and a number of other jurisdictions for a range of clients. Clients include university spin-outs and SMEs all the way through to multinational corporations.
Layton works on a variety of subject-matter in the engineering sector including: mass spectrometers and ionisation techniques, mobile phone devices, medical devices, and exoskeletons.
Qualifications and Memberships
- Student member of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA)
MEng. (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering (first class), University of Birmingham 2018