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Alexander Simpson


  • BEng (Aerospace Engineering)
  • Certificate in Intellectual Property (QMUL)


Alexander has practised in the field of Intellectual Property since 2015, working in the engineering, electronics and software sectors.

Before entering the patent profession, Alexander graduated from the University of Sheffield with a first-class degree in Aerospace Engineering. His final year project at university involved developing object avoidance algorithms for autonomous unmanned aerial vehicles. Alexander joined Secerna as a Trainee Patent Attorney in September 2015.

Specialist Sectors

  • Aerospace
  • Renewables
  • Software
  • Electro-mechanical Devices
  • Medical Devices

Areas of special expertise

  • Advising on the patentability of inventions
  • Drafting and filing patent applications
  • Prosecuting patent applications in all major jurisdictions
  • Filing registered design applications
  • Infringement and validity opinions regarding granted patents and registered designs