Simon Binnie

Patent Attorney

Simon is a Patent Attorney in the High Tech and Electrical Group. He assists with the preparation, filing and prosecution of patent applications in the UK, Europe and other national jurisdictions including Japan, China and Korea. He frequently assists with freedom-to-operate searches. Simon works with a range of clients from small, independent clients to large corporations across a range of industry sectors.

Prior to joining Boult Wade Tennant Simon worked as a research fellow at the Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati, Trieste. His primary area of research was in the development of computational methods for predicting absorption spectra of various organic dyes. Throughout his research Simon has gained invaluable expertise in the fields of software development and algorithm design.

Simon has an MSc Theoretical Physics and a PhD in Physics, both from University College London. His PhD research included the calculation of surface properties of large extended systems to within chemical accuracy using a wide range of computational treatments, including ab initio quantum chemistry and quantum Monte Carlo methods.

Recent work

  • Assisted a financial services client with multiple freedom-to-operate searches prior to launch of a new product.
  • In collaboration with a US attorney, assisted a well-known client in the telephony industry in drafting a claim set balancing the exact scope of protection required with specific European issues.
  • Part of a team drafting and prosecuting a large and complex multi-jurisdictional portfolio for a cryptography and software engineering client.

Events

Internet-of-Things-Thames-Valley, Reading, October 2017

MIP International Patent Forum 2016, London, March 2016

April 2014 – The Future of Payments: Cryptocurrencies and the Law

High Tech and Electrical

High Tech and Electrical
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Nick McLeish

Senior Partner
Head of Practice Group

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Nicholas Widdowson

Partner
 

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Max Steinbach

Patent Assistant
 

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Jason Pelly

Partner
 

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Rhodri Kendrick

Patent Assistant
 

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Laura Garlick

Patent Attorney
 

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Veronika Brázdová

Patent Assistant
 

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Robert Waddingham

Patent Assistant
 

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Jonathan Palmer

Partner
 

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Alex Frost

Partner
 

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Adam Capewell

Patent Attorney
 

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Katherine Brown

Patent Attorney
 

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Nigel Tucker

Partner
 

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Jo Pelly

Partner
 

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Phil Merchant

Patent Attorney
 

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Sarah Gibson

Patent Attorney
 

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Romi Korotana

Patent Assistant
 

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Malcolm Elkin

Patent Attorney
 

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Jan Harwood

Patent Assistant
 

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Simon Kahn

Partner
 

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Joshua McFarlane

Patent Attorney
 

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Victoria Russell

Patent Attorney
 

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Howard Sands

Partner
 

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Daryl Penny

Partner
 

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Ross Chapman

Patent Assistant
 

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Simon Binnie

Contact me

Phone our  office Email me

Phone this number +44 (0)118 956 5900

Email this address sbinnie@boult.com

My location

My location

The Anchorage
34 Bridge Street
Reading
RG1 2LU

Sectors and practice areas

Sectors

  • Computer architecture
  • Physics
  • Software and software engineering
  • Telecommunications

Practice areas

  • Audio/signal processing
  • Bio-informatics
  • Computer architecture
  • Cryptography
  • Secure software

Memberships

  • CIPA

Qualifications

  • PhD Physics, University College London
  • MSc Theoretical Physics, University College London
  • European Patent Attorney

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