Alan Currie

Technical Assistant
London

Alan is a trainee patent attorney in Cleveland Scott York’s mechanical and electrical practice. He works closely with Tom Faulkner, helping prepare and file patent applications, and working on prosecution before the UK Intellectual property Office and the European Patent Office.

Alan has a background in mechanical engineering, which means he is well suited to dealing with a range of mechanical, electrical and software technologies.

After graduation from Heriot-Watt University, Alan worked offshore as a Measurement While Drilling Engineer and latterly as a Mechanical Asset Engineer on a chemicals facility before deciding on a career as a Patent Attorney.

Additional Information

Joined Cleveland Scott York in 2018

Specialisms

Mechanical & Electrical
Oil & Gas
Downhole Tools

Qualifications

MEng Mechanical Engineering, Heriot-Watt University
PGCert in Intellectual Property Law – Brunel University

Memberships

CIPA

Contact Alan Currie
+44 203 077 3499

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