Professional Qualifications: European Patent Attorney Chartered UK Patent Attorney
Academic qualifications MEng Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, Imperial College
Samuel joined Abel + Imray in 2018 and is based in the London Office. During his MEng, Samuel studied a wide range of materials science related subject matter, from high-performance alloys for aerospace applications and the processing of polymers, to nanomaterials and the production of semiconducting devices. For the latter part of his studies, Samuel specialised in the interaction of materials with the human body, and how to exploit positive material cues in the design of medical devices. Samuel’s Master’s project used bio-photonics and statistical learning to characterise the immune response elicited by extracellular matrix derived gels.
Samuel’s work at Abel + Imray involves a wide range of sectors including transport, oil and gas and healthcare. He is involved in drafting and prosecution work in a range of subjects, including welding technologies, energy storage technologies, medical devices and aircraft seating.
Samuel is also involved in the filing and prosecution of registered designs around the world, including obtaining UK, EU and International (Hague) registered designs.
During his studies, Samuel worked on the research and development of polymer membranes for the oil and gas sector and has worked for NHS Digital as a data analyst.