Dr Thomas Gibb

Director, Patents


  • Patents
  • MA Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge
  • MSci Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge
  • PhD Chemistry, Imperial College London
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Intellectual Property Law, Brunel University
  • Chartered UK Patent Attorney
  • European Patent Attorney
  • Certificate in IP Basic Litigation Course
  • Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA)

Thomas Gibb is a qualified UK and European patent attorney. He joined Murgitroyd in February 2019 following the acquisition of Chapman IP by Murgitroyd. Thomas joined Chapman IP after completing a PhD in Chemistry at Imperial College London.

Thomas’ PhD focused on devices for single molecule detection and their integration into microfluidic platforms. Prior to his PhD he obtained both a First Class MA and MSci in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge, specialising in Materials Science and Metallurgy.

Thomas was awarded a Selwyn College (Cambridge) scholarship for all four years of study. He was also awarded the Armourers & Brasiers’ AWE prize in the penultimate and final years. Tom is based in the Southampton Office.

Core Expertise: Functional materials, chemical analytics, materials science and metallurgy.

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