Jonathan is a partner in the electronics and engineering group at Venner Shipley LLP. Venner Shipley is one of the largest private practice firms in the UK, and has performed substantial recruitment at graduate level in recent years. Jonathan oversees the firm’s internal training procedures in relation to exam-based tuition and day-today professional development. Jonathan is a member of the CIPA Education Committee.
Emily Dodgson is a Senior Associate in the Physics, Engineering and IT group at Abel + Imray. Abel + Imray takes on 4 or 5 patent trainees in a typical year and Emily coordinates the firm’s effort in relation to training of both patent trainees and their trainers. Emily is a member of the CIPA Education Committee.
Debbie Slater works as a patent attorney with Prevayl Ltd: a new company developing wearable technologies. She is vice chair of the CIPA education committee