Edward Farrington


Edward Farrington

European Patent Attorney
PhD, MSc Chemistry

T +45 / 4516 6156
M +45 / 2126 9394


Edward Farrington has a background in general chemistry, and has great experience of working with inventions in the fields of inorganic and organic chemistry, polymer chemistry, material technology and nanotechnology. Edward’s clients include large Danish companies in the fields of nutrition and health, paint and coating technology, catalysis and medical devices, as well as a number of Danish universities.

Edward has a particular interest in opposition and appeal proceedings at the EPO, and regularly participates in oral proceedings at the EPO in Munich and The Hague. Edward has both a Masters degree and a PhD in chemistry from Oxford University, UK.

Edward is active in the “start-up”-environment, is a volunteer at Connect Denmark and a judge for Venture Cup in Copenhagen.

Fields of specialisation

Organic/inorganic chemistry, pharmaceuticals, materials science, industrial chemistry


epi/CEIPI Diploma Course on Patent Litigation in Europe (University of Strasbourg, France), pass
Since 2010
Inspicos A/S
European Qualifying Examination, pass
2004 – 2010
Valea AB, Gotheburg, Sweden, European Patent Attorney
2002 – 2004
Albihns A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark, patent consultant
2001 – 2002
Opsys Ltd., Oxford, UK, researcher
1998 – 2001
PhD. Department of Organic Chemistry, University of Oxford, UK
1993 – 1997
MSc Chemistry, University of Oxford, UK