David drafts and prosecutes patent applications relating to technologies in the life sciences sector, and is particularly experienced with United States patent practice.
David has more than a decade of research experience in the fields of protein biochemistry, immunology and molecular biology. Prior to starting his career as a patent practitioner, David held post-doctoral research positions at the Scripps Research Institute and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). He is named as a co-inventor on multiple patents and pending applications, and has co-authored numerous journal articles.
David joined J A Kemp as an associate in 2018, having previously worked at a private practice law firm in the United States since 2013. He is training to qualify additionally as a UK Chartered Patent Attorney and a European Patent Attorney.