Sam Giles

UK and European Patent Attorney

Sam joined Mathys & Squire in 2015 after graduating with a degree in physics. Sam has particular experience in the field of medical device technology and enjoys the interaction of technology with the human body. Sam also works on a number of computer software cases, and has familiarity with differing laws regarding excluded matter in jurisdictions such as the UK, Europe, the US and further afield. 


Year joined: 2015

Qualifications: MSci, PGCert Intellectual Property Law, CPA


Sam has experience drafting and prosecuting patents in the UK, Europe, the US and further afield. He also has experience of oppositions at the EPO, and responding to requests for validity opinions at the UKIPO. 


Sam holds a Masters degree in Physics from Imperial College London. Sam’s degree covered a broad range of topics including Optical Communications, Device Physics, Hydrodynamics and Shocks, Cosmology and Atmospheric Physics. Sam also attained the Post Graduate Certificate in Intellectual Property Law from Queen Mary London. 

Membership & Organisations



  •  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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