Robin brings a host of industrial experience in the automotive, defence and chemical sectors to the profession allowing him to understand his clients’ commercial and technical needs. His ‘practical and helpful’ approach led to his recommendation in The Legal 500, 2017 and was recognised by The Legal 500 2018.
Robin enjoys a diverse practice across a range of advanced engineering fields covering technologies such as rocket engines, automotive systems, composite materials, medical devices, Greentech and consumer goods. His work often involves invention capture exercises to support new patent drafting. He represents clients before the UK IPO and European Patent Office and works closely with attorneys in other jurisdictions, in particular the US and China. A number of Robin’s clients also rely on his expertise to advise on international filing strategies and help manage their patent portfolios.
Robin has extensive experience in obtaining design protection for clients in Europe and abroad.
Robin entered the patent profession in 2004, qualifying as a Chartered Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney before joining Kilburn & Strode in 2012.
Robin is an external examiner for the industry recognised Certificate in Intellectual Property Law at Queen Mary, University of London.
European Patent Attorney
Chartered UK Patent Attorney
IP Litigator - Patent
OHIM Professional Representative
DPhil - University of Oxford (2004)
MEng (Hons) - University of Bristol (2001) including a year at RWTH Aachen, Germany
Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA)
The Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (EPI)