Rebecca Oliver

Associate, UK and European Patent Attorney
Bath, EIP Europe LLP

Prior to joining EIP Rebecca spent two years working as a mechanical engineer, primarily on the design, development and delivery of equipment for handling and launch systems on submarines and surface vessels.

Rebecca holds a first class master's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Bath and a Certificate in Intellectual Property Law from Bournemouth University.

Since joining EIP, Rebecca has worked on the drafting and prosecution of patent applications for multinational clients and SMEs in the UK, Europe and further afield. She has liaised directly with inventors and with in-house IP practitioners.

Rebecca has gained experience of patent law in a number of jurisdictions, including Europe, the US and Japan.

Recent work

  • Patent prosecution and drafting experience in mechanical inventions


  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Aircraft Systems

Education and qualifications

  • UK Patent Attorney, 2019
  • European Patent Attorney, 2019

  • 2015
    Certificate in Intellectual Property Law (Distinction), Bournemouth University
  • 2006 — 2012
    Masters of Engineering, University of Bath
  • 2007 — 2008
    Diploma of Medical Engineering, University of Surrey

Career history

  • 2014 — present
    Associate, EIP
  • 2012 — 2014
    Mechanical Engineer, Babcock International