Paula entered the intellectual property profession in 1999 carrying out her training in formalities at internationally renowned company Dyson.
Paula joined Bryers as Formalities Manager in 2001, taking responsibility for the full range of professional and case management support to our attorneys and heads up our formalities and renewals team.
Paula’s responsibilities include all UK, European and overseas formalities, EPOline online filing of UK, European and International patent applications,
grant formalities and national validation of European patents, PCT national and regional phase filings, providing translations to overseas attorneys for European patent applications and portfolio management support to our wide range of clients, including cost estimates. In addition, she is responsible for the day to day running of our IP records, and has particular responsibility for our specialist practice management software.