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ANGELA RICHARDS

 
 
 
 

IP Support, Paralegal

Cambridge

Angela is a CIPA and CITMA qualified Paralegal with over 20 years’ experience in the IP Sector. She is highly driven by client satisfaction and ensuring clients receive a service tailored to their needs. Angela is a member of a CIPA working group who are developing the syllabus and content of the CIPA advanced course for patent paralegals.

Areas of Expertise

  • UK, International and European patent filings and prosecution
  • National phase patent prosecution worldwide
  • Filing and prosecution in non-PCT countries
  • UK and EPO patent Grant procedures
  • Supporting and processing patent oppositions and appeals at the EPO
  • Preparing, processing and recording legal and assignment documentation worldwide

Clients

Angela has worked with a variety of clients including large tech and Internet companies, pharmaceutical companies, SMEs, and university spin-outs.

Background

Angela is a BA Honours graduate from The Open University and has an Undergraduate Certificate in Legal Studies. She has a CIPA Certificate in Patent Administration and a CITMA Paralegal Certificate.