About us

Our principal attorney, Dr Keith Tart, is a European and Chartered Patent Attorney, and also a Chartered Engineer (EPA, RPA, FellowCIPA, CEng, FIChemE, BSc, MSc, PhD).

Keith worked within the R&D sector for a major UK oil and gas company for over 20 years as both a scientist/engineer and also as the manager of a large engineering department. As a result Keith is familiar with an unusually wide range of technologies.

Between 1997 and 2007 Keith worked for two different Patent Attorney firms in the City of Birmingham; for most of this period he was an associate with Withers & Rogers LLP.

Keith has experience in a wide range of mechanical inventions and is one of only a few patent attorneys in the UK who is a specialist in process engineering (a Fellow of the IChemE), heat-transfer, and energy conversion processes.