Matthew English is a Singapore Registered Patent Attorney, and Australia Registered Patent and Trade Mark Attorney.
A Singapore-based Patent Attorney, Matthew has extensive experience in the drafting and prosecution of patent applications in areas of technology including mechanical systems, medical devices, construction and renewable energy. In addition, he has been involved in litigation and opposition matters throughout Asia, Australia and Europe, including acting as an expert witness in several matters before the IP Court of Malaya.
Before entering the profession, Matthew worked in the R&D group of a listed Australian company, before moving to the University of Adelaide to manage a business unit of the Faculty of Engineering. Matthew is a graduate of the Foundation Course in Venture Capital and a Scope IP Consultant.
He holds a Bachelor's of Engineering and an MBA from the University of Adelaide. Matthew entered the profession in 1998 with a leading Australian patent attorney firm, before moving to Singapore in 2004 to join Lloyd Wise, the predecessor of Marks & Clerk in Singapore.
Matthew has been named an "IP Star" by Managing Intellectual Property from 2015 to 2017, 2020, and was again mentioned in 2021. He is listed in the 2017 IAM Strategy 300 and as a ranked individual in the 2020 & 2021 IAM Patent 1000 rankings.