Technical Assistant Southampton
Profile of Stephen Solomon

I joined D Young & Co in 2019 with a strong background in chemical and biomedical sciences.

Prior to joining D Young & Co, I was the Group Patent Manager for a multinational cosmetics company, responsible for the ongoing management and enforcement of the global patent portfolios. I subsequently moved into private practice, gaining experience in the drafting and prosecution of UK, European and foreign patent applications for a variety of clients, including multinational corporations, SMEs and academic institutions.

I am particularly experienced in the technical fields of pharmaceutical and industrial chemistry, including cosmetics, refrigerants, propellants, solvents, polymers and foam blowing agents.


  • LLM Intellectual Property, Bournemouth University, 2014.
  • MSc Clinical Drug Development, Queen Mary, University of London, 2012.
  • BSc (Hons) Chemistry, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, 2011.
  • European Patent Attorney, 2022.


  • Student member of the Charted Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA).
  • European Patent Institute (epi).
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