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Callum McGuinn

Senior associate, European Patent Attorney


Callum McGuinn
Callum McGuinn

Callum is a member of our chemistry & materials patent team. He has particular experience in the industrial chemistry and pharmaceuticals sectors, with expertise in the following areas:

  • catalysis
  • batteries, fuel cells and electrolysis
  • polymers (in particular polyethylene production)
  • antibody-drug conjugates
  • small molecule antibiotics

His work encompasses drafting, worldwide patent prosecution, oppositions and appeals before the EPO and providing advice to clients regarding their freedom to operate.

Callum has also gained first-hand experience of in-house IP work during a secondment to a multi-national chemical company, in which he focussed on drafting patent applications and providing opinions on freedom to launch new products.

Callum is recognised in the Managing Intellectual Property: IP Stars 2018 as a rising star.

He has a Masters degree in chemistry from the University of Oxford. This included a year of research within Physical Chemistry focussing on spectroscopic and computational studies of small gas-phase Transition Metal Clusters.

Callum joined Mewburn Ellis LLP in 2012, qualifying as both a Chartered Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney in 2016.

t: +44 (0)20 7776 5300
e: callum.mcguinn@mewburn.com
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