Nadège Beynon
Trainee Patent Attorney

Nadège joined the Life Sciences team at Mathys & Squire in 2016 having previously worked for another private practice firm. Nadège handles a wide range of subject-matter in the fields of molecular biology, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals.


Year joined: 2016

Qualifications: BSc; Diplôme d’Ingénieur; MSc; PhD; Certificate in Intellectual Property Law


Nadège has experience in drafting and prosecution of patent applications, opposition work before the European Patent Office, as well as in the provision of freedom-to-operate opinions. She primarily works in the fields of molecular biology, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, and has particular experience in the areas of peptide-based technologies, including antibodies, antisense oligonucleotides, fusion proteins, vaccines, and small molecule pharmaceuticals. Prior to joining the profession, Nadège worked in regulatory affairs in the pharmaceutical industry.


Nadège holds a Diplôme d’Ingénieur in Chemistry and Biochemistry from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Montpellier. She obtained a PhD in Organic Chemistry from the University of Nottingham, focussing on a formal synthesis of the natural product diazonamide A. She also holds a MSc in Management of Intellectual Property and a Certificate in Intellectual Property Law from Queen Mary University of London.

Membership & Organisations

Nadège is a student member of CIPA and EPI, as well as an associate member of the Royal Society of Chemistry.


  • Patent applications

  • patent drafting and filing
  • freedom to operate
  • due diligence
  • patent enforcement
  • IP strategy
  • patent portfolio management
  • licensing
  • patent oppositions
  • commercialisation 

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