James Farrow

Associate, European Patent Attorney

James Farrow

James joined EIP from a UK IP firm where he worked within the technology and engineering group. He has experience in drafting patent applications, preparing responses to office actions, attending hearings at the UKIPO and EPO and providing infringement opinions.

James holds a first class master’s degree in Physics with Nanotechnology from the University of Leicester. During his degree, James specialised in condensed matter physics and his final year project involved designing, building and testing a device to measure deposition rates during molecular beam epitaxy.

Education and qualifications

  • European Patent Attorney, 2021
  • 2011 — 2015
    MPhys Physics with Nanotechnology (First Class), University of Leicester

Career history

  • 2019 — present
    Associate, EIP
  • 2015 — 2019
    Trainee Patent Attorney, Forresters IP LLP



  • Additive manufacturing
  • Consumer electronics
  • Electromechanical systems


  • Additive manufacturing
  • Electromechanical systems
  • Mechanics
  • Nanotechnology


  • Additive manufacturing