Hilary has worked in the patent profession for most of her career in an administrative role, gaining her CIPA qualification in 2008.
She has built her experience entirely in private practice, specialising in the subject fields of chemical, life sciences and electronics. Having begun her career at Reddie & Grose, Hilary later returned to the profession in 2007 with Mintz Levin where she spent 10 years broadening and compounding her skills. More recently she worked at Cooley LLP, on the inception of their London intellectual property department.
Hilary has an extensive knowledge of patent prosecution throughout the UK, EPC, and PCT territories, together with overseeing foreign filings worldwide.