IP Support, Paralegal


Debbie is a CIPA qualified and EPA certified Paralegal with over 20 years’ experience in the IP Sector. She is extremely organised, self-motivated and efficient with unwavering attention to detail. Debbie has extensive knowledge of the procedures associated with filing and prosecuting European and International Intellectual Property Rights and filing foreign patent applications. She is highly driven by client satisfaction and is particularly skilled in utilising her knowledge of patent formalities to support attorneys and colleagues in delivering an excellent service for our clients.

Areas of Expertise

  • European and International patent filings and prosecution
  • National phase patent prosecution worldwide
  • EPO Grant procedures
  • Portfolio schedules and cost estimates
  • Information Disclosure requirements


Debbie works with a wide range of clients, ranging from UK research charities to large biotech companies and overseas patent attorney firms.


Debbie has a CIPA Certificate in Patent Administration and a Certificate of European Patent Administration (EPAC).