Trainee Patent Attorney
William joined HGF’s Leeds office in September 2018 as a Trainee Patent Attorney within the Chemistry group.
William graduated from Newcastle University in 2018 with a first class MChem degree in Chemistry with Industrial Training. During the third year of his degree, he undertook an industrial placement with GSK as a Synthetic Organic Chemist in the lead optimisation stage of the drug discovery process.
For his MChem project, William investigated the catalytic properties of polymer immobilised ionic liquid stabilised gold nanoparticles and their application in aqueous phase reduction of nitroarenes.
William joined HGF’s Leeds office as a Trainee Patent Attorney in September 2018.