Leeds Office

Dr Clair Curran

Senior Patent Attorney

  • BSc (1st Class Hons) Biology and Environmental Science — University of Leeds
  • MSc Medical Genetics with Immunology — Brunel University
  • PhD Biochemistry — University of Sheffield
  • Chartered Patent Attorney/European Patent Attorney

Clair is experienced in drafting patent applications for filing at the UK and European patent offices and internationally for a broad range of technologies including mechanical, medical and life sciences. Clair has particular experience in dealing with intellectual property issues in the field of medical devices which was gained during her time as an in-house attorney with a FTSE 100 medical device company.

Clair entered the profession in 2002 and joined UDL in 2015 after working for a global law firm.

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IP inclusive week 2018

Here's a look at some great initiatives encouraging diversity and inclusion in the IP industry.

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