Clara has extensive experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications in the fields of pharmaceuticals, process Chemistry, materials Chemistry, textiles, batteries and fuel cells, surfactants, medical devices, and other mechanical devices.
She manages global IP portfolios in a variety of technologies for universities, SMEs and multinationals, and her main body of work is European and UK patent drafting and prosecution for multinationals and foreign associates. Clara also has experience in patentability and freedom to operate opinions, European patent oppositions and appeals.
Clara speaks multiple languages and enjoys providing focused technical and commercial advice to her clients.
Pure and Applied Chemistry - University of Strathclyde
PhD in Materials Chemistry - University of Strathclyde
IPRegs Intellectual Property Litigation Certificate (UK)
Licenciatura en Quimica (Equivalent to MSci in Pure and Applied Chemistry) - University of the Basque Country
Clara mentors trainees on daily drafting and prosecution matters and has delivered tutorials for the EQEs.
Bioforward, OBN’s ‘Roadmap for Growth’ Life Sciences event is set to take place at The King’s Centre in Oxford on Tuesday 26th September 2023. This event is designed to provide the support, skills, know-how …Event details
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Time: 14.00 – 15.00 UTC HGF Patent Director, Dr Janine Swarbrick will be speaking on the upcoming Lexology webinar: Across Continents: Exploring Common Ground and Contrasts in Patenting Software Inventions …Event details
We are happy to announce the Leaders League rankings for 2023 are now live, and HGF is basking in the spotlight with multiple mentions across various categories. This recognition reaffirms …Read article
Any electronic communications sent from the EPO on or after 1 November 2023 will no longer have the “ten day rule” applied to them. This means that electronic correspondence are …Read article
HGF is organising a German-speaking seminar series in Salzburg, Dresden, and Hamburg. Dates September 5, 2023 at 17:30 – Dresden September 7, 2023 at 17:30 – Hamburg – CANCELLED September …Event details
HGF is delighted to be ranked Tier 1 and Tier 2, and highly recommended in the latest Managing Intellectual Property firm rankings for patent work. Managing Intellectual Property has published …Read article
IAM Patent 1000 the world’s leading patent professionals 2023 guide has now been published and we are delighted to have 31 attorneys recognised as world-class individuals in the guide. The …Read article
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