29 June 2013

Venner Shipley Annouces Three New Partners

We are delighted to announce the promotion of Alex Brown, Jonathan Hewett and Tim Russell to Partners as of 1 July 2013.

The promotions will see an additional partner to each of our 3 specialised patent groups and demonstrates our commitment to further growth. This will take the partnership to 16 across our London and Cambridge offices.

The new Partners are:

Alex Brown, Engineering, London

Alex Brown joined the firm in 2001, as part of the Engineering team. He specialises in mechanical and electromechanical inventions, and has particular experience in the fields of manufacturing, medical devices, image reproduction technology and aerospace technology.

Jonathan Hewett, Electronics, London

Jonathan Hewett has been with the firm since 2005, after joining the profession in 2002, and works in the Electronics department. Jonathan specialises in the prosecution of patent applications in the fields of consumer electronics, image-processing, digital TV, telecommunications, satellite technology and circuit design.

Tim Russell, Chemical and Life Sciences, London

Tim Russell is part of the Chemical and Life Sciences team. Tim joined the firm in 2011. He specialises in the pharmaceutical and chemistry fields with experience of active pharmaceutical ingredients, compositions, polymorphic forms, synthetic processes, first and further medical uses, agrochemicals, catalysis, fibres, fine chemicals, pigments, polymers and personal care products.