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Barker Brettell LLP

100 HAGLEY ROAD, EDGBASTON, BIRMINGHAM, B16 8QQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0121 456 0000
Fax:
Fax 0121 456 1368
Email:
Web:
www.barkerbrettell.co.uk
Birmingham, Cambridge, London, Malvern, Munich, Nottingham and 1 more

Yvonne Johnson

Tel:
Work 0121 456 0011
Email:
Barker Brettell LLP

Work Department

Partner

Position

Patent attorney and partner working with startups, SMEs, universities and multinational corporations. Specialises in industrial chemistry, green technology, polymers, pigments, pharmaceutical formulations and medical treatments. Yvonne's technical specialisms also extend to surfactants, cell analysis reagents, flavour and fragrance agents, cement and construction products, alongside medical devices and packaging. Client work includes patent drafting and prosecution, EPO oppositions and appeals, oral proceedings before the examination and opposition divisions of the EPO. Yvonne's area of expertise also includes infringement and validity opinions, international patent strategy, portfolio management, registered designs and due diligence.

Career

Qualified in 2004, partner since 2008.

Member

CPA, EPA, EUIPO Representative.

Education

MChem (Hons).


London: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

PATMA: Patent attorneys

Within: PATMA: Patent attorneys

Barker Brettell LLP's Birmingham practice has 'a superb team' with 'real strength in depth' and 'really strong sector knowledge ‚Äď particularly in biotech, automotive, food and drink, and university education'.¬†John Lawrence¬†leads the team, which also has strength in the aerospace, engineering and medical spheres. Automotive electronics expert Andrew Tranter¬†is a key figure and mostly works on drafting and prosecution.¬†Jennifer Atkinson¬†is a 'highly skilled technician' with 'particular expertise in the university sector'. Also recommended are chemistry specialist Yvonne Johnson¬†and physics expert Alan Wilson, who is based in Southampton.

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