The White Chapel Building
10 Whitechapel High Street

E1 8QS


Patent star 2023


United Kingdom (England)

Practice areas:

Patent office proceedings
Patent prosecution
Patent strategy & counseling

Industry sectors:

ICT & software
Medical devices
Optics & photonics

Ian Loveless joined Reddie & Grose in 1993 and became a partner in 2000.

Ian has over 25 years’ experience advising on patent work in the physics, mechanical, electrical and electronic fields, integrated circuits, including telecommunications and software and business methods. He has handled technology as diverse as baby’s baths, medical imaging, syringes, CCD sensors, high power RF devices, film scanners, electric motors for vehicles, lab on chip, video coding and GPS.

Ian also has specialist experience in running the firm’s practice management system dealing with everything from client records, deadlines, finances, billing, reporting and CRM. A particular passion is ensuring processes are clear, straightforward and robust.

In his spare time, Ian enjoys sailing and photography. Ian is also a Civilian Instructor at his local Sea Cadet unit where he teaches navigation and dinghy sailing.


Year Joined Firm: 1993

Education/Alumni: MA in Physics, Oxford University

Network Memberships:

  • Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriete Intellectuelle (AIPPI)
  • Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA)
  • Federation Internationale des conseils en Propriete Industrielle (FICPI) 


Last updated: 25th January 2021