Greg Ritchie

IP Administrator

Greg has joined the Lawrie team to pursue a career in Intellectual Property, having previously worked in the Home Office.

Greg is responsible for maintaining case and client records for the patent and trade mark teams, ensuring information is kept up to date and accurate. His academic background in records and archive research, combined with a keen eye for detail mean that Greg is well placed to track dates and deadlines across our patent, trade mark and design cases.

Greg is motivated by supporting his colleagues and understanding the challenges of a new industry.


  • MA (Hons) English (University of Aberdeen)
  • MSc Genealogical, Palaeographic and Heraldic Studies (University of Strathclyde)
  • Student Member of the Register of Qualified Genealogists

A bit about Greg

When he is not researching the family tree Greg is a seasoned solo traveller who enjoys discovering lands with chequered histories to learn about people, culture, customs and traditions.