Oliver is a chartered UK and European Patent Attorney who joined the London Office in September 2020. Oliver has a PhD in Bio-Nanotechnology and a degree in Medical Biochemistry from the University of Leeds. He has a wide range of experience in prosecution, contentious matters, drafting and freedom-to-operate.
Oliver has worked in private practice in IP for four years in both London and Yorkshire with a number of clients ranging from start-ups and universities to multinational companies.
Oliver's main area of focus is nanoscale biotechnology but he has also had experience with technologies such as biologics, medical devices, medical treatments, diagnostic and analytical methods, antibody technology and second medical use inventions for a range of diseases.
Oliver has experience of patent prosecution in the UK and Europe as well as advising clients as to patent prosecution in foreign jurisdictions including the United States, Japan and China.
Medical Biochemistry - University of Leeds
Integrated PhD & MSc – Molecular Scale Engineering – University of Leeds
Thesis entitled “Atomic Force Microscopy of DNA-protein Interactions” – University of Leeds
Post-Graduate Certificate in Intellectual Property - Queen Mary University of London
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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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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