Patent Technical Assistant


Rebecca is a trainee patent attorney working in our engineering team.

Areas of Expertise

  • Analogue and digital electronics
  • Radar technology
  • Secure hardware, particularly physically unclonable functions
  • Radio and communications technology
  • Software and firmware
  • Machine learning and artificial intelligence, especially in relation to computer vision and privacy preserving applications


Rebecca has a first class MEng degree in General Engineering from Durham University where she specialised in electronics. After graduating, she worked for three years at a technology consulting firm as an electronics and firmware engineer. As a technology consultant Rebecca dealt with a variety of research and development projects for the defence and aerospace industries, including projects in computer vision, data security in machine learning, sensing devices, radar modelling, radio communications and safety assured electronics design.

Rebecca joined Mewburn Ellis in 2021.