Emma is a part-qualified patent attorney in our mechanical engineering team. She has experience drafting and prosecuting European, national and international patent applications for a range of clients in various fields including medical devices, mechanical engineering, electronics, civil engineering and manufacturing. Emma has also assisted with oppositions and appeals before the European Patent Office.
For a number of years before joining the profession Emma worked for a major contracting company in the oil and gas industry as a piping engineer. Emma specialised in the design of oil refineries, chemical plants and renewable energy plants for FEED and EPC projects throughout the world.
Emma graduated from Cardiff University with an MEng in Mechanical Engineering. As part of her degree Emma was involved in Cardiff University’s Formula Student Racing Team, which consisted of the design, build and testing of a formula style racing car.
Since joining the profession Emma has obtained her Post Graduate Certificate in Intellectual Property Law from Brunel University.