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Associate - Patents
Chartered Patent Attorney
Registered Patent Attorney in Singapore
MEng Degree in Computer Communication and Networks, National University of Singapore, Singapore; BEng Degree in Electrical Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Ricky joined Maucher Jenkins in 2018, having previously worked in London and Singapore for two respective leading London based firms of patent attorneys. He qualified as a registered Singapore Patent Attorney in 2013 and as a Chartered Patent Attorney in 2015. Prior to entering the patent profession, Ricky was a software engineer with a Singapore based firm which specialises in hardware and software-based info-security solutions.
Ricky advises and assists clients to strategically and cost-effectively secure multi-jurisdictional patent rights protection, and he has technical expertise in areas including information technology, fintech, data security, telecommunications, computer communication protocols, semiconductors and electronic devices. Particularly, Ricky has represented industrial clients, universities, research organisations, and startups to acquire patent protection rights globally.
Over the years, Ricky also gained extensive experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications on diverse subject-matter including mechanical inventions, industrial automation systems, marine and offshore technology, green/clean energy technology, and optoelectronics. In addition, he is familiar with due diligence matters including providing freedom to operate assessment, and patentability opinion.