Phil Sanger is a Chartered and European Patent Attorney, a European Designs Attorney and Patent Attorney Litigator. He has a first class master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Bath and worked as an engineer for nearly 4 years before joining the patent attorney profession. After joining the profession as a graduate, Phil worked for 9 years for a highly regarded large UK firm of IP attorneys.
Phil has a passion for engineering, and in particular innovation in the engineering sector. As an attorney he has worked for companies ranging from large multinationals to SMEs and sole inventors. Phil has worked in, and is comfortable with all areas of mechanical engineering due to his academic and professional background including manufacturing engineering, aerospace, automotive, agricultural equipment and medical engineering. Specific experience includes composite manufacture and testing, civil aircraft structures, aircraft control surface actuation, gas turbines, surgical products, medical pump technology, agricultural equipment and actuators and simulators for a variety of applications.