Clive So

Trainee Patent Attorney

As a part-qualified patent attorney, Clive handles the filing and prosecution of patent applications in fields including engineering, IT and software.

Clive gained his engineering Chartership from his former occupation as a mechanical engineer in the nuclear power industry. Clive's studies in engineering covered a wide range of disciplines, including: mechanics, structures, electrics/electronics, thermodynamics and fluid dynamics. His final-year research project was on a novel parameterisation for the optimisation of compressor blade profiles for turbomachinery.

Clive joined J A Kemp in 2016. In addition to English, he is fluent in French (DALF C1) as well as written and spoken Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin).

Services & Specialisms



University of Cambridge, Masters Degree in Engineering (specialising in aerospace and aerothermal engineering)

Professional Qualifications

Certificate in Intellectual Property Law, Queen Mary, University of London; Chartered Engineer (CEng MIMechE)

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