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Chris Newcombe

MSci CPA EPA

Associate, Patent Attorney

Associate, Patentanwalt

Associate, Patent Attorney

协理, 专利代理人

アソシエイト, 弁理士

구성원, 변리사

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Profile

Chris is a UK and European qualified patent attorney in our chemical and life sciences team.

Chris has experience in the drafting and prosecution of UK and European patent applications in the fields of pharmaceuticals, chemicals, materials, medical devices, and chemical engineering. He has also assisted with opposition and appeal cases before the EPO and in the preparation of freedom-to-operate and due diligence opinions.

Education

Chris graduated from the University of Bristol with an undergraduate master’s in Chemistry. During his degree, Chris studied organometallic complexes, catalysis, organic synthesis, and advanced analytical techniques. His final year research project investigated the synthesis of trimethylsilyl diazomethane derivatives and their subsequent use in cyclopropanation reactions. Chris also has a certificate in Intellectual Property Law from Queen Mary University of London.

Chris has also succesfully completed the CIPA litigation skills course.

  • Inside IP Autumn Winter 2017

  • Hot topic: Plausibility

  • Actavis v Lilly Supreme Court Decision – the impact on intellectual property