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David Lee

Technical Assistant

David Lee | Trainee Patent Attorney


Chartered Engineer

Member of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining

David graduated from the University of Oxford with an MEng and a DPhil in Materials Science.

Career History

David joined Gill Jennings & Every in 2016.

He entered the patent profession after working at an international engineering consultancy, during which he qualified as a Chartered Engineer.

David Lee

Technical Assistant

David is working towards full qualification as a UK and European patent attorney.

David completed a Master’s Degree in Materials Science at the University of Oxford in which his final year project involved the fabrication and testing of polymer-fullerene bulk heterojunction solar cells. He then went on to complete a doctorate at the same institution, funded by the EPSRC industrial CASE studentship, where he researched corrosion protection mechanisms of coatings on aerospace alloys.

Prior to joining GJE, David worked in the oil and gas industry, performing fracture mechanics analyses of subsea pipeline welds and managing the integrity of the design, manufacturing and installation of subsea production systems.