European intellectual property firm, Withers & Rogers, has announced the promotion of Christopher Range to the firm’s partnership.
Having joined the firm’s Leamington Spa office in 2011, Christopher qualified as a Chartered Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney a few years later and was appointed to Senior Associate in 2018. In a previous role, he was a Manufacturing Engineer at Airbus and he is now an active member of Withers & Rogers’ Advanced Engineering Group.
Over the last 10 years he has gained a wealth of experience advising domestic and international clients in the aerospace, automotive, medical device and manufacturing sectors. He also has a special interest in space technology.
Fiona McBride, Chair of Withers & Rogers, said: “Christopher has demonstrated his ability to provide strategic IP advice to the firm’s clients, helping them to secure commercial protection where and when it is needed. His interest and industrial experience set him apart as a patent attorney who truly understands his clients’ needs. Christopher’s promotion is well deserved and we look forward to his support in continuing the firm’s growth strategy.”