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Samuel Henshall-West

Samuel Henshall-West, Trainee Patent Attorney


  • BSc in Theoretical Physics
  • MSc in Mathematical Physics


Samuel has practised in the field of Intellectual Property since 2019.
After completing First Class degrees at the University of Edinburgh in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics and conducting research on topics in General Relativity, Samuel joined Secerna as a technical assistant.
Throughout his studies, Samuel has gained experience across a wide range of mathematical, theoretical, and applied subject areas and took particular advantage of his exchange year in Singapore where he had access to world-class semiconductor, atomic physics, and fluid dynamics facilities.
Samuel is currently developing his interests in quantum technologies and machine learning.

Specialist Sectors

  • Quantum Information
  • Atomic and Nuclear Physics
  • Fluid Dynamics
  • Semiconductors and electronics
  • Biological Physics

Areas of special expertise

  • Drafting and filing patent applications
  • Advising on prior art
  • Advising on multi-jurisdiction matters