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ELIZABETH DALE

IP Director, Patent Attorney
Chemistry

Bristol

Elizabeth is a member of our chemistry & materials patent team. She handles EP prosecution and opposition work before the EPO. Elizabeth is experienced in handling worldwide portfolios.

Areas of expertise

  • Polymers and polymer manufacture
  • Small molecule catalyst
  • Fuel cells
  • Antibacterial materials

Clients

Elizabeth predominantly works with foreign attorney clients in Japan, China and the US.

Background

Elizabeth has a Masters degree from the University of Oxford (2007). Her PhD research focussed on the organisation of protein biomolecules for the preparation of higher-order inorganic materials and was carried out in the Centre for Organised Matter Chemistry at the University of Bristol.

Elizabeth joined Mewburn Ellis LLP in 2010, qualifying as a Chartered Patent Attorney in 2013 and a European Patent Attorney in 2014. She became a Patent Director in 2019.