Ben is an Associate in our Life Sciences and Chemistry group. He handles a wide variety of patent applications spanning a broad range of technologies within the chemical field, specialising in particular in the areas of pharmaceutical chemistry, drug delivery formulations, composite materials, organic electronic materials and electrochemistry.
Ben’s clients include large multinational pharmaceutical companies, universities and SMEs. He has extensive experience of drafting and prosecuting patent applications in the UK and Europe and handles the global prosecution of clients’ patent portfolios, in countries including China, Japan, India and the US.
Ben graduated with an MSci in Chemistry from Imperial College London. His degree included an eight-month research project on cell-penetrating peptides carried out at the École normale supérieure, in Paris. During this time he gained a good knowledge of French.
European Patent Attorney
MSci Chemistry – Imperial College London (2012)
Certificate in Intellectual Property Law – Queen Mary University of London (2014)
Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA) - student member
The Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (EPI) - student member