Rachael Evans

Trainee Patent Attorney

Rachael joined Mathys & Squire in September 2018 following completion of her PhD at the University of York.


Year joined: 2018

Qualifications: BSc (Hons)


Microbiology, Biotechnology, Molecular Biology


Rachael graduated with a First Class Honours degree from the University of Dundee where she studied Microbiology and completed a Biochemistry-based research project. Rachael recently finished her PhD at the University of York where she used a combination of experimental evolution and sequencing techniques to improve biofuel production by bacterial communities.

Both Rachael's undergraduate and PhD research has been published in leading academic journals.


  • 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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