Peter Mansfield is an experienced IP portfolio manager and provides patent and trade mark advice to a range of clients and as part of Coller IP activities. He is a Chartered Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney, a UK registered Trade Mark Attorney and a European Trade Mark Attorney.
Peter provides services, primarily in relation to inventions, designs and trademarks, directing and undertaking IP searches as necessary in support of these activities.
Peter brings particular experience of interpreting validity and providing legal opinion on freedom to operate in support of commercialising new developments and pre-existing IP. He uses these skills in supporting the valuation and monetisation of IP that Coller IP undertakes for its clients as it is only through a knowledge of the wider IP ‘landscape’ that a properly considered valuation and monetisation can be undertaken.
Peter has worked for a range of clients ranging from one person start-ups, through SMEs, academic institutions through to large publicly-quoted companies. The range of work that that he has carried out for our clients provides him with particular knowledge amongst others of the following areas:
Physical sciences, including experience in engineering and in areas ranging from applications in information and communication technologies, ultrasonics, aerosols, robot arm engineering, dielectric welding, chemical reactors, plasma processing plant technology, software for modelling fluid processes, software for web access to complex modelling programs, medical technologies and life sciences. With decades of experience in battery/fuel cell related technologies, Peter has been instrumental in setting up the IP strategy for various successful fuel cell technology companies. He is widely regarded as an expert in this field.
Peter studied Natural Sciences at Cambridge University. He qualified as a Chartered Patent Agent in 1984 and as a European Patent Agent in 1985. He has been involved since 1981 in drafting and prosecuting patent applications for many hundreds of inventions and registration of trade marks over a wide area of technologies and industry sectors.
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Senior Patent Attorney - Energy & Renewables, Medical Devices, Coatings, Engineering