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James Anani-Isaac

Trainee Attorney

A.A. Thornton & Co

James Anani-Isaac is a Trainee Patent Attorney within our Chemistry, Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals Patent department. James’ clients operate in industry sectors such as oil & gas and pharmaceuticals.


  • Patents

Core Responsibilities

  • Prosecuting patent applications before the European Patent Office (EPO) and UK Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO) from drafting through to grant
  • Coordinating and assisting with prosecution of overseas and international patent applications
  • Conducting legal research


  • He joined A.A. Thornton & Co. after graduating in 2014


  • Oil, Gas & Petrochemicals
  • Pharmaceuticals


  • MSci Chemistry, University College London
  • Queen Mary University of London, Intellectual Property Law certificate

Professional Memberships

  • Student member of the Charted Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA)

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