Dr Craig Hutchison

Patent Attorney

Craig oversees our electrical, mechanical and software teams, guiding clients from physics, electrical engineering and mechanical engineering industries.

Craig Hutchison

With over 20 years’ experience, Craig’s specialisms include drafting and prosecution of global patent families, due diligence reviews, freedom to operate opinions, infringement opinions and contentious proceedings before the Oppositions Divisions and Boards of Appeal of the European Patent Office.

Craig has particular expertise in oil and gas technologies, sonar imaging, retinal imaging, robotics, prosthetics, automotive engineering, cycling and fishing componentry, advanced coated films, and construction technologies.

Motivated by doing a great job for his clients, Craig takes pride in watching their businesses evolve and grow with the knowledge that their IP has helped them get there.

“Craig consistently demonstrates very high levels of professionalism and expertise in all areas of intellectual property, and provides proactive and practical advice”.

IAM Patent 1000 2024


  • BSc (Hons) Applied Physics (Strathclyde University)
  • Ph.D Electronic and Electrical Engineering (Strathclyde University)
  • Chartered UK Patent Attorney
  • European Patent Attorney
  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA)
  • Member of the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (EPI)
  • Certificate in Intellectual Property Litigation

A bit about Craig

Craig is foot-sure in and out of the office with a passion for collecting sneakers.