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Dr. Abdulmalik Lawal

European Patent and Trade Mark Attorney

Abdul joined the Franks & Co. Group in April 2015. He has over 10 years’ experience in general patent agency, covering a wide range of generalist technologies.

Abdul read Mechanical Engineering at Queen Mary University of London, then gained a PhD in Computational Fluid Dynamics at the University of Southampton. He also has an MSc in Intellectual Property Law from Queen Mary University of London.

Abdul is a representative before the European Patent Office (EPO), the UK Intellectual Property Office (incorporating the UK Trade Marks Registry and the UK Designs Registry), the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO).

He has experience in a wide range of technologies including oil & gas, construction, medical devices, and renewable energy. He has prepared, filed and prosecuted UK and foreign patent and design applications on behalf of small and medium sized companies, universities, and multinationals.


  • International Patent Attorney (WIPO)
  • European Patent Attorney (EPO)
  • Chartered Patent Attorney (UK)
  • Registered Patent Attorney (UK)
  • International Design Attorney (WIPO)
  • European Design Attorney (EUIPO)

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Tel +44 161 435 6213
Dr Abdulmalik Lawal