Consulting partner, Patent Attorney
Hugh was a member of our chemistry & materials team for over 40 years and is now a consulting partner of the firm.
He now has a particular focus on the industrial chemistry and semiconductor sectors and has extensive experience dealing with:
He has considerable experience in EPO oppositions and appeals.
His clients include multi-national companies, in particular Japanese corporations. Hugh has been a regular visitor to Japan.
Hugh has a degree in Chemistry from University of Oxford.
Hugh joined Mewburn Ellis LLP in 1969, qualifying as a Chartered Patent Attorney in 1974 and a European Patent Attorney. He joined the partnership in 1975 and became a Consulting Partner in 2012.