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Adrian is a member of our life sciences patent team specialising in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals. He has experience of drafting and prosecuting patent applications at the European Patent Office. Adrian also carries out opposition work.

Areas of Expertise

  • Biochemistry
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Antibodies
  • Oncolytic viruses
  • Protein engineering


Adrian works with a wide range of biotechnology and pharmaceutical clients in Europe, China and the US. They include universities and multinational corporations.


Adrian has a Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree and a PhD in biochemistry from the Technical University Munich. He has worked on oncolytic viruses and protein engineering in particular the incorporation of unnatural amino acids, and has authored several peer reviewed scientific publications in these fields.

Adrian joined Mewburn Ellis LLP in 2020.