Owen Waugh

Trainee Solicitor
London, EIP Europe LLP

Owen is a trainee solicitor in the EIP Legal team, and joined EIP after completing an internship at the firm in 2016. Owen’s qualifications include a Legal Practice Course and a Graduate Diploma in Law from BPP Law School, which he completed prior to joining EIP.

Owen holds a Masters in Natural Sciences, including modules in Chemistry, Materials Science and the Philosophy of Science, from the University of Cambridge.

Recent work

  • Acting for Teleste in successfully defending a claim for patent infringement by Technetix BV in the United Kingdom Patents Court in the field of cable TV equipment. (link)
  • Acted for Unwired Planet in successful Court of Appeal proceedings against Huawei for standard essential patent and FRAND litigation. (link)

Education and qualifications


  • 2017 — 2018
    Legal Practice Course, BPP Law School
  • 2016 — 2017
    Graduate Diploma in Law, BPP Law School
  • 2010 — 2014
    Masters in Natural Sciences, St Johns College, Cambridge

Career history

  • 2018 — present
    Trainee Solicitor, EIP