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Rhiannon Wescott

Associate, European Patent Attorney


Rhiannon Wescott
Rhiannon Wescott

Rhiannon is a member of our life sciences patent team, working predominantly in the biotechnology sector.

Her technical expertise encompasses:

  • Immunology
  • Virology
  • Molecular and cell biology
  • Protein engineering
  • Biochemistry

Rhiannon has experience in prosecuting applications in the UK, at the EPO and in global portfolios.  She also works on offensive and defensive oppositions, and appeals before the EPO.

Rhiannon has a degree in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge, specializing in Virology and Immunology.  Her final year project involved investigation of the primary and secondary mRNA structures involved in translational recoding in a murine endogenous retrovirus.

Rhiannon joined Mewburn Ellis LLP in 2011, qualifying as a Chartered Patent Attorney in 2014 and a European Patent Attorney in 2015.

t: +44 (0)117 945 1234
e: rhiannon.wescott@mewburn.com
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