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Promotions & appointments

We are delighted to announce that European Patent Attorneys Rachel Bateman, Tamara Milton, Cathrine McGowan and Alan Boyd have been appointed partners in D Young & Co’s patent group.

Rachel and Tamara are accomplished attorneys whose appointments strengthen our highly reputed biotechnology, chemistry & pharmaceuticals team. Cathrine and Alan are welcomed as partners to the firm’s richly talented team of engineering, electronics & IT attorneys.

Further appointments

Our new patent partners are joined in promotion by Matthew Caines (biotechnology, chemistry & pharmaceuticals) and Holly Cowie (engineering, electronics & IT attorneys)who are now both senior associates. Sophie Blake, Patrick Scott and Martin Bicker have also been promoted to Associate level. Alexandre Pignier, European and French qualified attorney, has also recently joined our engineering, electronics & IT team having previously worked in private practice in Paris, France.

Our trade mark group is pleased to announce that Flora Cook is promoted to Senior Associate and Natasha O'Shea to Associate.

Congratulations to Arun Roy, Ryan Lacey and Robert Kelly who, having successfully qualified as European Patent Attorneys and (UK) Patent Attorneys, are promoted to the position of patent attorney. Congratulations also to technical assistants Samuel Keyes, Samuel Smith, Jessica Steven-Fountain, Nathaniel Wand, Harry Ventress and Rebecca Price who have all passed their Certificate in IP Law from Queen Mary University of London.

Neil Nachshen, Chair of D Young & Co, comments

We are proud of the collective accomplishments of our attorneys and extend a warm welcome to the partnership to Rachel, Cathrine, Tamara and Alan. We are excited to see our team evolve and grow to meet the needs of our clients. Congratulations to all on their achievements.