Andrew McGlone

Andrew McGlone

Patent Scientist


Andrew McGlone joined the profession in 2018 and is currently working towards UK and European qualification.

Before joining the profession, Andrew completed a PhD in nanotechnology designing, fabricating and characterising MEMS devices utilising polycrystalline diamond thin films. Consequently, Andrew has extensive cleanroom experience including e-beam lithography and evaporation, photolithography, metallisation, dry and wet etching, AFM and vibrometry among other mechanical and electrical device characterisation methods.

Prior to joining Murgitroyd in 2023, Andrew worked at a firm in the South East where he assisted with UK and European patent drafting and prosecution in various fields including telecoms, electronics and consumer appliances.

  • Électronique
  • Nanofabrication
  • Lithography
  • Telecoms
  • Signal processing
  • Audio technology
  • Acoustics
  • Consumer appliances

Key Member of the Patent Prosecution Team awarded Tier 1

Managing IP, IP Stars Firm ranking 2024 - Patent Prosecution Scotland

Key contributor to our Technology, Media & Telecoms Team awarded Gold by the Financial Times

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

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