Our team is looking forward to attending the Cambridgeshire Law Society, Legal Excellence Awards on Friday 22 April 2022. The annual awards look to recognise the achievements of lawyers and law firms throughout the Cambridgeshire region.

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  • Anwar Gilani

    Anwar is a UK and European patent attorney in our Chemical and Life Sciences team in our Cambridge office.

  • Pawel Piotrowicz

    Pawel is a UK and European patent attorney in our electronics and engineering team. He has industry experience having previously worked as a researcher for a major multinational electronics company developing memory devices. He represents a wide variety of clients in the high technology sector including a significant number of private inventors and start-up companies and clients located in the UK, Europe, Japan and the US and large multinational companies.

  • Robert Holbrook

    Robert is a part-qualified patent attorney in our Electronics and Engineering team. Robert focuses on the drafting and prosecution of patent applications in the fields of electronics, computer implemented inventions and image processing. Before joining Venner Shipley, Robert’s background is in biology, studying biomechanics, navigation and decision making in a variety of animals using multi-camera systems, machine vision and machine learning. As such, Robert is adept at handling multi-disciplinary inventions, particularly those at the interface of electronics and biology.

  • James Tumbridge

    James is heading up our legal services team. He has extensive experience in commercial litigation, intellectual property and alternative dispute resolution (ADR). He is a member of the firm’s AI practice group.