Alan Jones

Alan Jones

Director, Patents


Alan Jones specialises in mechanical patents, particularly those relating to the automotive field. As a Certified Patent Litigator, Alan also advises on litigation matters and is qualified to represent clients in the Higher Courts.

Alan joined Murgitroyd as part of the addition of UDL by Murgitroyd in October 2021. Alan gained a PhD with a focus on the characterisation and fundamental studies of particulate matter from combustion processes, with particular emphasis on automotive emissions and the development of suitable diagnostics. This research was funded by a major UK automotive engineering consultancy firm.

Alan entered the profession in 2004 and is based in our Cardiff Office.

  • Autoindustrie
  • Engineering and industry
  • Brands
  • Creative agencies
  • Medizinische Vorrichtungen
  • Green technologies
  • Retail and homeware
  • Wellness and wearables

Alan Jones has a strong track record of success representing his patrons at the EPO, thanks to his smooth advocacy and logical arguments.

IAM 1000 - 2024

Key contributor to our Mechanical Engineering Team awarded Gold by the Financial Times

Financial Times European Leading Patent Law Firms - 2019, 2020, 2022, 2023 & 2024

In Wales, patrons can count on Alan Jones; Alan is widely known and well-regarded in the industry, and Alan leads a well-integrated, well-stocked, and technically astute team.

IAM 1000 - 2023

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