- BEng Engineering with Business Management & European Studies, University of Strathclyde
- Chartered Patent Attorney (UK)
- European Patent Attorney
- European Community Trade Mark & Design Attorney
Niall joined Murgitroyd in 1997 after graduating from university, and has been with the company ever since. As a mechanical engineering graduate, he has technical expertise in specialist areas like automotive engineering, alternative/renewable energy devices, jet pumps and propulsion systems and bicycle components.
Niall is a dual-qualified UK and European patent attorney. He provides specialist advice and services with a particular emphasis on the drafting, prosecution and enforcement of patents worldwide. He’s one of a number of attorneys at Murgitroyd who have many years’ experience in both the filing and defending of European patent oppositions before the European Patent Office.