Overview:

Alex specialises in mechanical engineering and spent several years working in-house at a leading automotive manufacturer before joining the firm. He has particular experience of, and passion for, the automotive industry where he worked on patents for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and autonomous vehicles, low carbon technologies and vehicle chassis components.

Alex has experience of drafting applications across a range of technologies including flight control, financial technologies and vehicle systems.

Experience:

  • Helped to grow and manage an ADAS and Autonomous Vehicle based patent portfolio to maximise its commercial potential within tight budget constraints
  • Became a Chartered Engineer and Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers in 2019 – in recognition of technical capabilities and his contribution to raising the profile of engineering in the UK
  • Worked as an automotive engineer at a premium OEM; included engineering roles in product development, quality improvement in the manufacturing area, testing and project management

Testimonial:

“Alex has the skills of a patent attorney blended with real life hands-on engineering experience in a major OEM automotive company. He brings a level of practicality that clients love.”

John Lawrence, Patent Attorney & Senior Partner, Barker Brettell LLP