Professional Qualifications: European Patent Attorney UK Patent Attorney
Academic Qualifications: M.Eng. Mechanical Engineering, University of Bath Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Bath
Emily joined Abel & Imray in 2011, and is based in our Bath Office. Her PhD focused on the study of convective instability in porous media. Prior to undertaking postgraduate study Emily was employed as an Engineer with Frazer-Nash Consultancy Ltd working with clients in a variety of sectors including defence, nuclear power and aerospace.
Emily handles patent work and is experienced in the drafting and prosecution of patent applications worldwide, particularly in the UK and Europe. Her technical expertise includes physics and engineering, including mechanical, aerospace and manufacturing engineering. In particular, Emily has experience of cases involving aerospace, fluid dynamics, oil & gas, additive manufacturing, consumer electronics, audio technology, defence related technology, and contact lenses.
Emily has worked on proceedings before both the Opposition Division and Boards of Appeal of the European Patent Office. Her clients include large multinational companies and established SME’s, as well as new start-ups looking to generate IP portfolios that attract investment.