Stephen Waller


B.Eng(Hons); Chartered Patent Attorney; European Patent Attorney; Registered Patent Agent (Ireland); European Design Attorney

Stephen works in the general field of mechanical engineering and has particular experience in automotive, agricultural and offshore engineering. In addition, he has experience of Oppositions and Appeals before the European Patent Office.

He joined FRKelly in 2008 after several years in practice in Northern Ireland and England. He was previously a Senior Patent Examiner in the UK Patent Office and has an honours degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Manchester.

Stephen is based in our Belfast Office.




6 April 2016 – Changes to Registered Design Fees at the UKIPO

4 August 2015 – Interpretation of “adapted to” by the UKIPO (UK Intellectual Property Office)

13 July 2015 – Patent Filing 101: Filing applications at the UKIPO

8 July 2015 – How the development of naturally-derived inventions has become a more complicated affair



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