Dr
Frazer
Bye

Senior Patent Attorney

Sheffield Office

Telephone. +44(0) 114 274 3700
Email. [email protected]

Experience

An enthusiastic and thorough Chartered and European Patent Attorney.

A keen eye for detail and will not quit until the job is done. Accustomed to working in demanding environments, under pressure, while still delivering high quality results.

Frazer has worked in the profession since 2013 and gained broad experience in all stages of the life cycle of intellectual property law.

Frazer can identify, secure, register, and enforce patents, trade marks, and design rights, as well as provide advice relating to these rights.

Medical technology and devices are his specialty, having direct experience in the field through previous employment and PhD research. Frazer has two first author scientific publications in the field.

He also has experience in other sectors including software, food technology, power tools, automotive, and general engineering from industrial machinery to household appliances.

A friendly and approachable attorney who loves to discuss new product development and solve problems.

Specialisms

  • Biomimetics
  • Drug delivery devices

Industries

  • Healthcare icon Healthcare
  • Medical devices icon Medical devices

Services

  • Designs & design rights
  • In-house legal support
  • Patents
  • Portfolio management
  • Searching & competitor monitoring
  • Strategy

Qualifications

Patent Attorney

Chartered (UK)
European

Trade Mark Attorney

Chartered (UK)


MCHEM

University of Sheffield

MSC

Master of Research in Biomedicine from the University of Sheffield

PHD

Conducted in the Materials Science and Engineering Department at the University of Sheffield. Thesis title: Development of composite electrospun scaffolds for tissue engineering.

Publications

Medilink UK Brexit Recorded Webinar (Intellectual Property)

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CSR

Earthshot Prize

Part of the Earthshot IP due diligence team 2021, Frazer has reviewed entrants for any IP issues as they compete for the prestigious global environmental prize awarded for discovering & scaling solutions to the biggest challenges facing our planet.

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Training

Frazer is active in providing tutorials for trainee patent attorneys due to sit the UK patent final exams.

IP Clinics

Working in a local business incubator Frazer provides free intellectual property advice clinics to start-ups and SMES.

University of Sheffield Alumni

Frazer has acted as an Industry Assessor of the University of Sheffield’s annual “Global Engineering” and “Engineering You’re Hired” challenges, This involved reviewing student’s projects and providing feedback to students.

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Event - 9th June 2021

Webinar: Developing effective patent strategies for personalised medical devices in Europe and the US

HGF in Europe and Knobbe Martens in the US are holding a joint webinar on 9th June. In this webinar we will explore considerations for implementing an effective strategy to …

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Event - 25th May 2021

IAM webinar: How to capitalise on the 5G healthcare revolution

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