Richard is a Chartered Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney with over 20 years experience in providing advice regarding the protection of inventions and designs. He is a consultant for Harrison Clark Rickerbys, having previously been a partner of a national Patent Attorney firm.
He has considerable experience in the intellectual property field, advising clients in relation to all aspects of intellectual property, including drafting, filing and prosecuting patent applications to protect inventions in the UK, Europe and in a number of other territories, filing applications to provide protection for product designs and advising in relation to copyright matters.
The technologies Richard has worked on are very wide ranging. In the mechanical engineering sector he has handled work in the aerospace, oil and gas, defence and security, and automotive fields. In addition, he is experienced in handling inventions in the electronics and communications sectors, and he also advises regarding the protection of software related inventions. The clients Richard has provided advice to range from individuals and small companies through to large multi-national corporations and educational institutions.
The IP team at Harrison Clark Rickerbys represents small owner-managed businesses and national corporations alike, with particular expertise in the retail and food sectors. The firms’ merger has enhanced the team’s contentious capabilities
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