Mary is a trainee patent attorney with experience of patent drafting and prosecution in the UK and internationally.

Mary’s background in is astrophysics and she works with clients across a range of technical areas including: electronics and scanning systems.


  • Awarded a placement at Skinakas Observatory in Greece, analysing data from the William Herschel Observatory, for excellent academic performance
  • Completed a three month internship with the Met Office, where she used a Doppler Lidar anemometer to study and report spatial variations in low level winds and turbulence for extended periods of time
  • Presented her findings, achieved during her intership with the Met Office, at the Sepnet Conference for undergraduate physicists


“Mary is a fast learner and has an enquiring mind. She is already helpful after a short time in the profession and I am sure she will continue to progress and do well.”

Alan Wilson, Patent Attorney & head of Barker Brettell’s Southampton office