James Cracknell

European Patent Attorney

James is a European patent attorney. He works in both our Oxford and London offices and handles drafting, filing and prosecution of patent applications across the chemical field, including work at the interface of chemistry and biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, and polymer chemistry.

James also has experience in advising clients regarding Freedom to Operate issues and IP-related aspects of Due Diligence exercises.

James joined J A Kemp in 2013 following a period of post-doctoral research in the fields of bioinorganic electrochemistry and single-molecule electrical sensing of biological analytes.

Services & Specialisms



University of Oxford, Masters Degree in Chemistry; University of Oxford, DPhil in Inorganic Chemistry

Professional Qualifications

European Patent Attorney; Certificate in Intellectual Property Law, Queen Mary, University of London

Membership of Professional Bodies

Student member of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA)

Contact James

If you wish to talk to James Cracknell, please send an email directly to jcracknell@jakemp.com

or call +44 20 3077 8600

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