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Joanne Heaton

Inventions & Innovations

  • Chartered Patent Attorney
  • European Patent Attorney


Jo joined the firm as a qualified attorney at the beginning of 2000. She is an experienced patent attorney who covers a wide range of subjects but specialises in the biological sciences field, including diagnostics and medicines. Jo represents clients of all types from a range of backgrounds. She deals with all aspects of patents, from explaining the patent system to first-time inventors to advising on the available options for prosecution strategy for complex international portfolios.

In her spare time Jo enjoys family time, crafts and photography.

We are members of the following organisations:

  • ITMA
  • INTA
  • EPI Online
  • ECTA
  • CIPA

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