Milestones

Scintilla’s Patent Team is Expanding

Dr. Iain McCrindle joins Scintilla as a Trainee Patent Attorney       This week we are delighted to welcome Iain McCrindle to the team (second from the right in the above picture).  He is joining us as a trainee patent attorney, following on from his PhD in electronics and electrical engineering and experience in […]

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Welcoming Patent Paralegal Alison Kipling

    This week we are pleased to welcome Alison Kipling, who has joined us as a patent paralegal.   Alison has worked in the medical device industry as a Patent Advisor for three years before joining Scintilla in January 2016, gaining experience with infringement issues, patent filing and maintenance and portfolio management.   She […]

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European Patent Attorney Gérard Giraud joins Scintilla

We are pleased to announce the recruitment of an electronics and physics specialist European Patent Attorney to help further expand the firm.  Gérard Giraud is based in Glasgow and has joined us after having trained with two large IP firms where he gained significant experience in drafting and prosecuting patent applications relating to telecommunication systems, […]

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Celebrating Six Months In Business!

It’s now six months since Scintilla opened its doors for business!   Taking the decision to set up my own new firm was of course a big step to make but it has absolutely been the right choice.  From a personal perspective it has been very enjoyable, and from a professional perspective my initial instinct […]

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