Gareth is very experienced
at representing clients in Opposition and Appeal proceedings at the European
Patent Office. He has achieved many successes in high value and
business-critical oppositions, often working in conjunction with parallel
national litigation. Gareth and his team often organise mock hearings in
preparation for significant cases. With a background in chemistry, Gareth
focusses on medical technology and healthcare inventions. He has worked on
pharmaceutical cases, including small molecule and peptide formulations. He
also has considerable experience in the FMCG and food sectors.
After gaining BSc and PhD
degrees in chemistry from Southampton University, he qualified as a UK and
European Patent Attorney in 2002, winning the CIPA Gill Prize. Gareth joined
HGF in 2018 to lead the firm’s new Nottingham office.
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