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Boult Wade Tennant LLP

JOHN ECCLES HOUSE, ROBERT ROBINSON AVENUE, OXFORD SCIENCE PARK, OXFORD, OX4 4GP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01865 910160
Fax:
Fax 01865 910161
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Web:
www.boult.com
Cambridge, London, Madrid, Munich, Munich, Oxford and 1 more

Adrian Hayes

Tel:
Work +44 (0)20 7430 7500
Email:
Web:
www.boult.com
Boult Wade Tennant LLP

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Adrian, Partner and Head of the Chemical and Materials Group, is a Chartered Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney.

Position

Partner

Career

He specialises in prosecuting applications worldwide and has particular expertise in relation to oppositions and appeals before the European Patent Office. He provides opinions regarding the validity and infringement of patents, as well as advice for Initial Public Offerings. Adrian is widely known throughout the profession for his advocacy skills and regularly attends over 20 Opposition or Appeal Oral Proceedings before the European Patent Office every year.

His extensive experience covers a wide range of chemical fields including: general organic chemistry, polymers, pharmaceuticals, catalysts, household products, photography, cosmetics, wood products, water treatment, inorganic chemicals and chemical engineering processes.

Member

  • AIPLA: Foreign Associate Member
  • CIPA
  • EPI
  • PAMIA: Director

Education

  • Chartered UK Patent Attorney
  • European Patent Attorney
  • LLM, Nottingham Law School
  • MA (Cantab) Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge


London: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

PATMA: Patent attorneys

Within: PATMA: Patent attorneys

Boult Wade Tennant LLP impresses with an especially deep bench of high tech and electrical practitioners, but also fields a strong biotechnology and life sciences caseload in addition to its busy engineering and chemical and materials practice. The group boasts an excellent track record in patent application drafting and opposition and appeal work, but is also experienced in transactional-related patent portfolio analyses. Nina WhiteTessa Bucks, senior partner Nick McLeish and Oxford's Adrian Hayes form the quartet at the helm of the practice. Jonathan PalmerMichelle Pratt, Reading's Jason PellyHoward SandsRohan Setna and James Short are also noted. Susi Fish in Reading and Matthew Ridley made partner. All attorneys are based in London unless otherwise stated. The firm also has an office in Cambridge and added a new office in Berlin in January 2019, continuing its expansion in continental Europe after having launched in Madrid in spring 2018.

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    We are delighted to announce that Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) has ranked our trade mark practice in the top tier of its 2016 annual survey. MIP’s IP Stars rankings are based on extensive research among thousands of intellectual property practitioners from around the globe, creating one of the most comprehensive and authoritative surveys of the IP legal market. It covers 80 countries and identifies the best patent, trade mark and copyright firms and practitioners in the world.
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