Bethany has a master‚Äôs degree in natural sciences, specialising in neuroscience, from the University of Cambridge. She has a certificate in intellectual property law from the University of London and is a qualified European Patent Attorney and¬†UK qualified Chartered Patent Attorney.¬†
Year joined: 2009
Qualifications: MA (Cantab) EPA CPA
Since joining Mathys & Squire in 2009, Bethany has been extensively involved in European prosecution, opposition and appeal work, as well as in the management of patent portfolios and in the provision of freedom-to-operate opinions and associated strategic advice. In addition to patent matters, Bethany has also been involved in advising clients in relation to the filing of supplementary protection certificates (SPCs) across multiple European jurisdictions.¬†Bethany works in the fields of pharmacology and biotechnology, and has particular experience in the areas of small molecule pharmaceuticals, immunology, peptide chemistry, and antibody technology.
Bethany has a master‚Äôs degree in natural sciences, specialising in neuroscience, from the University of Cambridge. She has a certificate in intellectual property law from the University of London and is a qualified European Patent Attorney.
Membership & Organisations
Bethany is a member of the CIPA.
Recently Bethany has been involved in taking over the management and prosecution of a European patent portfolio protecting one of the world‚Äôs biggest selling drugs for the treatment of inflammatory disorders.¬†¬†
Sectors & Specialisms
Patent applications,¬†patent drafting and filing,¬†freedom to operate,¬†due diligence,¬†patent enforcement,¬†IP strategy,¬†patent portfolio management,¬†licensing,¬†patent oppositions,¬†commercialisation