Gary Doody

Patent Formalities Manager


Gary works within Keltie's Records Department and has specific responsibility for the day-to-day running of the Patent Formalities side of the Records Department. Specific responsibilities include supervising the Formalities Patent Team, checking the processed incoming post, managing the diary system entries and updates; checking new files; checking new applications; supervising the grant phase and incoming validations, and the management of the eolf (EPOLine) software.

Career history

Gary joined Keltie in 2007, having previously spent over fourteen years at two other patent firms. In Gary's first position in the patent profession, he spent twelve years working at RWS where he conducted file inspections, status checks and patent watching services. He then spent over two years at a London firm of patent and trade mark attorneys, gaining varied experience in formalities from filing through to grant. Gary passed the CIPA Certificate in Patent Administration in 2006 and the ITMA Formalities Course in 2011.


Email: gary.doody @

Phone: 020 7329 8888