Olivia joined HLK in 2013 following the completion of her Master's degree in Physics from Durham University. She qualified as a UK and European patent attorney in 2017. During qualification, Olivia received the Drafting Prize from the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA), for passing the drafting exam with the highest mark.
Whilst working at HLK Olivia has developed her patent drafting and prosecution skills in a wide range of physics, electronics and communication based technologies such as mobile communications, audio signal processing, MEMS devices and software related inventions. During her time at HLK Olivia has completed two secondments to a fabless semiconductor company specialising in signal processing.