Matthew Smith

Matthew Smith
Matthew is in our chemistry & materials patent team with experience in the oil & gas, industrial chemistry, semiconductor and transport sectors. Matthew frequently represents clients in oral hearings at the EPO, during examination, opposition and appeal proceedings. Matthew’s clients include a number of large Asian corporations and he is a regular visitor to Japan where he offers numerous seminars, lectures and workshops on European IP each year. He also provides regular in-house assistance to his Japanese clients. He has been studying Japanese since 2011. Matthew joined Mewburn Ellis LLP in 2006 qualifying as a Chartered Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney in 2010. He joined the partnership in 2015.

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Development in the War on Superbugs

Matthew Smith

Matthew Smith
29 Oct 2018

The spread of antibiotic-resistant infections is one of the most serious threats in modern medicine. Fuelled by the overuse of existing medicines, the.

Graphene: a whole new '2D world'

Matthew Smith

Matthew Smith
25 Oct 2018

Graphene has been heralded as a game changer in the research and development of new materials since it was discovered and isolated by researchers at The.

JIPA 2018 European Seminar

Matthew Smith

Matthew Smith
08 Oct 2018

The Japanese Intellectual Property Association (JIPA)  has been promoting fair and effective protection of Intellectual Property Rights for over 70 years..