- MChem in Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry, Newcastle University
- Postgraduate Certificate in Intellectual Property, Bournemouth University
- Student Member of the European Patent Institute
Elliot Stephens is a Patent Scientist at Murgitroyd, who joined upon completion of his Masters Degree in Chemistry at Newcastle University. Upon graduation, Elliot was awarded the Friere-Marecco Excellence Medal for his final year Masters research project, which was focused on polymorphism in pharmaceuticals and its application to Intellectual Property.
Elliot has previously worked in the pharmaceutical industry as a synthetic chemist and made the switch to Intellectual Property after working with pharmaceutical patents.
Based in the Newcastle office, Elliot deals with a wide range of disciplines, focused mainly in the field of mechanical engineering, and he is working towards becoming a fully qualified UK and European patent attorney.
Core Expertise: Mechanical engineering, welding, organic and synthetic chemistry, inorganic complexes and polymers, chemical compositions, medical devices, homecare products.