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Vicki Strachan

Wynne-Jones, Laine & James LLP

Location Cheltenham, Telford, Cardiff

About Vicki

  • Vicki is a patent, design and trade secrets attorney who specialises in analogue and digital electronic devices, software inventions and computer implemented inventions
  • Vicki has extensive experience advising and supporting entrepreneurs and start-up companies in optimising their IP protection  
  • She has acted for and represented a broad spectrum of clients at Opposition and Appeal hearings before the European Patent Office
  • She heads the Wynne-Jones' Training Academy, which was created not just to train attorneys and paralegals in-house, but also to provide education on intellectual property to the wider community by way of seminars and workshops
  • Prior to Wynne-Jones IP in 2013, Vicki was a patent examiner at the UK Patent Office, a partner at a large UK IP firm, and she also started her own firm, but took a career break in 2010, qualified as a teacher and became a curriculum leader at Gloucestershire College for the Engineering department.

Years of experience

20

About their firm

Wynne-Jones are a full service Intellectual Property (IP) firm and have been helping clients to protect their IP assets for over 50 years. They are one of the fastest growing IP firms in the UK. All law firms will tell you that they put the client at the heart of what they do but the client does not always see this in practice. For three years, Wynne-Jones have run key account management and client feedback processes, working with a set of client care standards. All clients have access, at any time they wish, to their Client Relationship Director. Wynne-Jones IP is also a major shareholder in AIPEX BV, a pan-European IP law firm, and therefore has a great network of lawyers to call on across all European jurisdictions.

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