Professional Qualifications: European Patent Attorney Chartered UK Patent Attorney
Academic Qualifications: M.Phys. Physics, University of York PhD. Biological Physics, University of Cambridge
Alex joined Abel + Imray in
2018 and is based in the London office. Previously Alex spent four years
at another IP firm, including an in-house secondment to an IP department of a
company providing advanced video compression hardware and software. Alex
has experience in telecoms, unified communications (UC), display technologies,
image and video processing, AI and machine learning systems, virtual and
augmented reality systems, 3D printing technologies, medical devices,
electronics, and aerospace technologies.
to joining the patent profession, Alex worked as a postdoctoral researcher at
the Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge. His research involved
developing novel optical and automated imaging techniques to study the invasion
of human red blood cells by malaria parasites.
has experience in drafting and prosecuting patent applications to grant, in
particular in the UK, Europe, and the US. He has also advised on various
infringement issues, including analysis and claim charting of
standard-essential patents. Alex enjoys working closely with inventors to
provide practical advice on how IP can best work for them.