Partner, European Patent Attorney
Emma handles patent work in the engineering and electronics, computing & physics teams with experience in the telecommunications, consumer products, electronics & electrical engineering, nanotech, computer software, Medtech and semiconductor industry sectors. She is also an authorised Representative before EUIPO and handles a variety of design work. She is the author of a chapter on Unregistered Community Designs in the Community Design Handbook.
Her technical experience encompasses:
Emma is recognised in the 2017 edition of The Legal 500. A client describes her as ‘good on the details‘. Emma has also been named a ‘rising star to watch‘ by Managing Intellectual Property: IP Stars 2017.
Emma has a MSci degree from the University of Birmingham and a PhD from the Nanoscale Physics Research Laboratory, University of Birmingham on the use of femtosecond and attosecond duration laser pulses to measure electron dynamics at surfaces in real-time. Her PhD included a period spent working as a research assistant in the Quantum Optics and Laser Science group at Imperial College London as part of the UK Attosecond project.
Emma joined Mewburn Ellis LLP in 2009, qualifying as a Chartered Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney in 2013. She joined the partnership in 2017.