James Varley

James Varley

James joined Mathys and Squire in 2014. He has been involved in drafting and prosecuting patents in a variety of technical fields, as well as patent litigation in the UK before the High Court.  


Year joined:2014

Qualifications:MPhys (Oxon) PhD DIC


James has experience in patent drafting and prosecution, both at the UKIPO and the EPO, in fields including machine learning, image processing, water systems and mechanical devices. He also has experience of patent litigation in the UK before the High Court.  


James has a Master’s degree in Physics from Oxford and a PhD in Condensed Matter Theory from Imperial College. His PhD research focussed on the theory of exotic superfluid states, and his Master’s project investigated properties of topological insulators. He has recently completed a Certificate in Intellectual Property Law at the University of London.

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