Myra joined EIP in 2014 as EIP Legal’s first trainee solicitor, before becoming associate IP solicitor in 2016. Myra has experience of patent dispute proceedings in the High Court and is currently involved in patent disputes involving telecommunications technology. She has also previously been involved in patent disputes involving well-known pharmaceutical companies.
Prior to pursuing a legal career, Myra completed her PhD in Chemistry (specialising in multi-modal imaging agents) from Imperial College London. She holds a MSci degree in Chemistry from Imperial College London which also entailed her carrying out her final-year project at Leiden University in The Netherlands. Myra has two peer-reviewed publications in major scientific journals. Myra speaks Spanish fluently