Neil Thomson - Partner
Neil is a Chartered Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney and European Design Attorney in the Engineering and Designs Group. He has been a Partner since 2003.
He advises on the complete range of Patent matters in the engineering field and has extensive experience in the filing and prosecution of national, regional and international Patent applications before the UK and European Patent Offices. Neil has particular experience in drafting of original applications and advising clients on freedom-to-operate issues relating to new product development.
Neil's clients range from SMEs to large, multinational corporations. His clients cover a broad range of technologies including, in particular, medical devices, consumer beverages, product packaging and renewable energy generation.
Neil has an MA Cantab Engineering and MEng Engineering, both from Cambridge University. He is a chartered member of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys and an Associate member of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers.