Jessica Eastwood

Trainee Patent Attorney

Jessica joined the Life Sciences & Chemistry team at Mathys & Squire in 2019. She holds a first class MChem degree from the University of Oxford.


Year joined: 2019

Qualifications: MChem (Oxon)


Jessica has theoretical and practical experience across organic chemistry, including medicinal chemistry, transition metal catalysis and reaction development. She has a variety of experience in the pharmaceutical field from lead identification through to scale-up and process development.


Jessica graduated with a first class degree in Chemistry from the University of Oxford in 2015, for which she completed a year-long research project on a de novo synthesis of multisubstituted aryl amines. She went on to pursue a PhD in Organic Chemistry at the University of Bristol, during which she developed regioselective and asymmetric iridium-catalysed C-H alkylation methodologies with a view to finding applications in synthesis.

Some of her work has been published in the Journal of the American Chemical Society.

Membership & Organisations

Jessica is a student member of CIPA and an associate member of RSC.


  •  Patent Applications

  • Patent Drafting and Filing
  • Patent Enforcement
  • Patent Portfolio Management
  • Patent Oppositions
  • IP Strategy
  • Commercialisation
  • Freedom to Operate
  • Due Diligence
  • Licensing

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