Wendy joined HLK in July 1988 as an assistant in the Information Department, after a BSC Honours degree in Chemistry from UMIST, Manchester University. Working on day-release, she received a Diploma in Information Science in 1990.
In 2001 Wendy changed roles to become a Patent Administrator, passing the CIPA Patent Administration course in 2002. She has now progressed to be the Patent Administration Manager for the London/Munich Tech team.
BSC Honours Chemistry (UMIST - The University of Manchester)
Diploma Information Science (City University London)
CIPA IP Paralegal
Unitary Patent & Unified Patent Court
The forthcoming launch of the Unified Patent Court (UPC) and the Unitary Patent (UP) is undoubtedly the most significant development in European patent law and practice since the introduction of the European Patent Convention in 1977.