Hazel Stewart

Associate

Hazel Stewart

Associate

Hazel joined the firm in 2012. She has wide-ranging experience in drafting and prosecuting patent applications and acting for clients in EPO opposition and appeal proceedings.

Her academic background is in biochemistry and she has gained experience as a research and production scientist in both academic and industrial settings. Having industry experience provides Hazel with a useful insight into the pressures of a commercial department, which is particularly valuable when providing advice in the life science and medical technology sectors.

Hazel’s clients benefit from her in-depth understanding of their businesses and their specific intellectual property issues, which enables her to provide strategic advice in a commercial context.

Hazel has experience in carefully managing international patent portfolios and her clients particularly like her methodical and focused approach.

  • B.Sc Biochemistry, Imperial College, London
  • Ph.D Biochemistry, University of Dundee
  • European Patent Attorney
  • Chartered Patent Attorney
  • Patent Attorney Litigator
  • Drafting & prosecution of patent applications
  • Biochemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Medical devices
  • Mechanical inventions
  • Designs
  • EPO Oppositions
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