Chris Cottingham

Trainee Patent Attorney

Chris joined HGF’s London office in 2013 after completing a MEng degree in Aeronautical Engineering at the University of Cambridge, UK. Chris spent a further eighteen months working at the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory on image processing, radar systems and wider sensor systems. 

During his degree, Chris worked on a diverse range of projects including Light Aircraft Design and Building 3D Computer Models of Femurs. He also completed modules in Neuroscience and Medical Imaging. 

Chris completed the Queen Mary Certificate in Intellectual Property Law course in 2014 and in March 2017 passed his UK exams becoming a Chartered Patent Attorney (CPA).

In his spare time, Chris is a keen rower.