Jack Dean

Senior Associate

UK Chartered Patent Attorney
European Patent Attorney

Contact

Call: +44 (0) 121 236 0484
Email: jdean@forresters-ip.com
Office Location: Liverpool

Jack is an UK Chartered Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney, working as a Senior Associate within our Liverpool office team. With a background in Chemistry, Jack primarily works within the Technology & Engineering sector, assisting clients and foreign associates with patent drafting and prosecution matters.

Work Highlights

Jack has worked on a range of interesting patent cases, including a system for capturing space debris, such as derelict rocket bodies. He has also assisted with a wave power generator, allowing electricity to be generated by ocean waves. Jack has worked with clients contributing to innovation in niche technological areas, such as x-ray airport baggage scanners and innovative polymers for increasing crop yields.

Technical Specialism

Jack has a background in Chemistry, particularly relating to materials, but has also expanded his expertise by working in the electrical devices and software sectors, including work on semiconductors. Jack has also worked in the agricultural sector, assisting with smart farming patent applications, and is able to advise on a range of mechanical inventions.

Education & Training

Jack holds a Master’s degree from the University of Oxford in Chemistry. Jack’s research project studied transparent conducting oxides, a class of compounds commonly found in smartphone screens. While training to become a UK Chartered Patent Attorney, Jack won both the Mike Higgins Prize and the Keith Farwell Prize.

Jack’s Clients

From start-up businesses to household names, Jack’s client base is diverse and spans a range of industries, including automotive, agriculture, water supply, medical devices and process control, among others.

Personal Interests

In his free time, Jack enjoys discovering new restaurants, playing badminton, and visiting new countries whenever possible.