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Tom Furnival

Associate, European Patent Attorney


Tom Furnival
Tom Furnival

Tom handles patent work in the engineering and electronics, computing and physics teams with experience in the telecommunications, computer software, electronics and engineering, Medtech, and semiconductor industry sectors. He also handles a variety of design work.

His technical experience includes:

  • Photonics
  • Computer hardware and software
  • Medical devices including, for example, retinal prostheses and cryogenic storage systems
  • Network systems and telecommunications networks.
  • Semiconductor and optical devices
  • Electronics

Tom has a Masters degree in Physics from the University of Exeter. He undertook two years of research in the solid state theory of Memristors, creating models used for assessing potential applications in integrated circuits.

Tom joined Mewburn Ellis LLP in 2013, qualifying as a European Patent Attorney in 2017 and a Chartered Patent Attorney in 2018.

t: +44 (0)1223 420383
e: tom.furnival@mewburn.com
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