Edd Cavanna


UK & European Patent Attorney


Edd joined Mathys & Squire in 2015 having worked for two years in another large UK-based patent attorney firm. He has experience drafting and prosecuting UK and European patent applications, and managing international portfolios, particularly in the software, networking, materials and green energy fields.

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Edd has extensive experience with electronic devices, particularly from a materials perspective, including semiconductor devices and applied superconductivity. In addition, he also has experience in applied cryogenics; medical devices; software and networking; quantum information and computation systems; automotive systems including electric vehicles; marine mooring systems; and green energy production.

Edd holds an MPhys degree from the University of Leeds, a PhD from the University of Cambridge and a Certificate in intellectual property law from Queen Mary, University of London.

Edd is a student member of CIPA and a full member of the EPI.

Edd has recently been assisting in the drafting and prosecution of applications of a large multinational company specialising in network operation protocols and the manufacture of networking devices. In addition, he has been involved in advising green-energy start-ups on all aspects of their IP portfolios.