Stephen is a Chartered (UK) and European Patent Attorney. He graduated from Queen’s University Belfast with a First Class Masters degree in Electrical Engineering in 2013.
He joined FRKelly in 2014 having worked for another IP firm in Belfast previously. Stephen’s areas of expertise include electronics, telecommunications, control systems, physics, mechanics, and software-related inventions.
Stephen is also an Irish and European Trade Mark Attorney and was awarded the Gearoid O’Sullivan award in 2015 for obtaining the highest mark in the Irish Trade Mark Agent Exam.
Stephen is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA) in the UK and a member of the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (EPI).