Richard Pratt

Of Counsel

richard@maschiosoames.com

European Patent Attorney
Chartered UK Patent Attorney
University of Exeter, MEng., Engineering Science

Richard is a highly experienced patent attorney with an exceptionally strong technical background. He has over thirty five years experience in intellectual property working with a wide range of clients from individuals and start-up companies through to multinationals. His technical ability spans a wide range of technologies including computer implemented inventions, video and consumer electronics, medical equipment, and mechanical and electronic subject matter.

He has worked in both industry and private practice. In industry, he has worked for EMI, RCA Corporation, and GE, achieving a senior role managing a patent department. Latterly, he was a partner in a leading UK based private practice working, in particular, with a leading US based computer equipment manufacturer. 

Richard has a degree in Engineering Science from University of Exeter and is a member of the Institute of Engineering and Technology and of the Royal Television Society.

He is a Chartered and European Patent Attorney and brings a wealth of technical and professional experience to the firm.

In his spare time, Richard researches the history of his local church and likes to keep fit by playing Unihoc and basketball.