Maureen KinslerBSc, PhD


Chartered Patent Attorney (UK), European Patent Attorney

Offices: Edinburgh (UK)

Languages spoken: English


Telephone (Office): +44 131 221 7004

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Maureen Kinsler

Maureen has extensive experience of patent prosecution and handles many internationally diverse patent portfolios for a range of different clients. As well as drafting, filing and prosecuting patent applications, she also has experience of opposition and appeal work at the European Patent Office. She additionally advises clients on due diligence and freedom to operate matters and provides infringement and invalidity opinions.

Maureen deals with a variety of subject matter, but specialises in photonics, semiconductors, computer related inventions and business methods. She has a wide range of clients including start-ups, universities and global companies.

Maureen has a first class honours degree in physics and a PhD in semiconductor devices from Glasgow University. She also has an MSc in Intellectual Property Law from Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London.

Maureen Kinsler works in the following sectors

Optical Technologies

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