Stanley graduated from the University of Oxford with a first class Master’s Degree in Physics.
Stanley joined Gill Jennings & Every in 2015. He qualified as a European Patent Attorney in 2019 and a UK Patent Attorney in 2020.
Stanley completed a Master’s Degree in Physics studying a range of topics including condensed matter physics, optics and laser physics, and particle physics. His Master’s project focused on the application of graph theory to string theory.
In his work as a European patent attorney and as a chartered patent attorney, he has experience across the fields of electronics and engineering, with a particular focus on computer implemented inventions and inventions in the field of telecoms. He has also represented clients in matters relating to anti-counterfeiting devices, commercial and consumer printing, medical devices, geo-surveying, and devices for use in biochemical analysis.
Stanley works with a variety of clients, from start-ups and individual inventors to multinational corporations. His regular work includes the drafting and prosecution of UK and European patent applications, handling oppositions to granted European patents, with experience acting for patent proprietors as wells as for opponents, representing clients before the Boards of Appeal of the EPO, and acting on behalf of clients on matters of design protection. In addition to this work, Stanley is frequently involved in carrying out due diligence work. This experience has allowed him to develop new perspectives on how best to help his clients develop their IP portfolios in a way that supports their commercial objectives.
In his spare time Stanley enjoys keeping active, which nicely complements his interest in cooking. He also has a keen interest in motoring and recently began rebuilding an old car.