Esmé Swindells

Esmé Swindells

Associate - Patent Attorney

Esmé has drafted and prosecuted patent applications, as well as preparing patent oppositions and conducting freedom to operate and due diligence investigations.

She has experience in prosecuting global patent portfolios which has seen her manage national and international applications before the European Patent Office (EPO), and other major jurisdictions such as Australia, Canada, China, India, Japan and the US.

Esmé particularly enjoys formulating IP strategies that closely align with a business’s commercial objectives to ensure its maximum potential can be achieved.

 

Specialisms

Pharmaceuticals, new chemical entities, drug repurposing, chemicals

Education

Esmé studied chemistry at Durham University.

Qualifications

MChem (Hons), PGCert Intellectual Property Law, UK Patent Attorney 

Memberships

Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys

Interests

Esmé loves playing sport and being active. On a Saturday you are sure to find her on the hockey pitch (or in the clubhouse) representing her club, Wimbledon Hockey Club. Other hobbies include cooking, baking and going on adventurous holidays to explore various parts of the world.