Peter Jenkins, Page White Farrer

Peter Jenkins



European Patent Attorney
Chartered Patent Attorney
Registered Trade Mark Attorney
Higher Courts Litigation Certificate
M.A. (Cambridge), Natural Sciences

About Peter

Peter has been in the patent profession for over 35 years. He specialises in advice relating to patents in a wide range of technical areas, including electromechanical, mechanical and chemical engineering, materials science, chemistry, electronics and he also has significant experience of registered design rights.


Peter works with individual inventors and companies of all sizes to formulate IP and patent policies and strategy, focussing on commercial objectives. This includes making regular site visits to meet with both management and R&D teams to discuss IP strategy, to keep abreast of commercial objectives, to advise on contentious IP issues and licensing, and to assess technology for patentable inventions.


Peter has extensive experience of drafting, filing and prosecuting patent applications, including representing applicants before the UK Intellectual Property Office and the European Patent Office and co-ordinating worldwide prosecution of patent families. He has extensive experience of representing applicants, patentees and opponents at proceedings before the examining or opposition divisions and the boards of appeal at the European Patent Office.


Peter has also assisted with patent litigation in various jurisdictions, including UK, USA, France, Germany, Austria and Italy.


Peter's particular expertise includes:

  • automotive engineering;
  • consumer products;
  • composite materials;
  • electromechanical devices;
  • glass technology;
  • lighting;
  • medical devices;
  • metals;
  • packaging technology;
  • petrochemicals and plastics;
  • printing and papers; and
  • semiconductors.

Our offices


+44 20 7831 7929

Bedford House, John Street, London, WC1N 2BF, United Kingdom


+44 20 7831 7929

Suite 3.05, Platform, New Station Street, Leeds, LS1 4JB, United Kingdom


+49 89 5150 5800

Widenmayerstr. 10, D-80538 München, Germany