Richard Lawrence

Director, Patents

Chartered Patent Attorney
European Patent Attorney

MA Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge
LLB, Open University

Richard is a UK and European Patent Attorney with extensive experience both in-house and in private practice. He is member of K2’s Management Board with primary responsibility for its patent clients and patent attorneys.

Career history

Richard trained with a London firm of patent attorneys, qualifying as a Chartered Patent Attorney, a European Patent Attorney and a Registered Trade Mark Attorney in 1994.

After qualifying, Richard moved to Hewlett-Packard where he worked for eleven years. He led the company's UK IP Section and the team providing IP support to HP Labs worldwide. He is a Partner with Keltie and helped to establish K2 in 2012.


Email: richard.lawrence @

Phone: 020 7329 8888


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